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Acute Fits

Outline for 2nd year medical students for management of acute fits
Authored By Dr Alastair Buick on Tuesday 26th October 2010

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David Jones
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Medical Student - St. Georges University, London
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Posted over 7 years ago
Slide 17 comment: A Neurologist (epileptic specialist) told me that she was fed up with doctors going straight for benzos everytime they encountered a fit. She said there was no need to treat it immediately but it was better to wait and protect the pati
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Dr Alastair Buick
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Posted almost 7 years ago
David - I agree and slide 19 says benzos are appropriate if the fit does not spontaneously resolve after a few minutes.
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