Key clinical point: After pediatric epilepsy surgery, there are sustained improvements in behavior and cognition.
Major finding: Families of patients who underwent pediatric epilepsy surgery noted cognitive and behavioral improvements regardless of postsurgical seizure status.
Study details: Retrospective review of 126 patients younger than 18 years who underwent epilepsy surgery for medically refractory epilepsy.
Disclosures: Dr. Kantamneni had no relevant disclosures.
Kantamneni T et al. CNS 2019, Abstract 51.