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Readmission Rates High in Status Epilepticus

Key clinical point: Subgroups of patients are at high risk of hospital readmission after generalized convulsive status epilepticus.

Major finding: Approximately 17% of patients discharged after generalized convulsive status epilepticus are readmitted within 30 days.

Study details: A retrospective review of data for 14,562 patients in the 2014 Nationwide Readmission Database.

Disclosures: The authors had no disclosures.


Rahwan M et al. AAN 2019, Abstract S36.006.