Title

Antiseizure Medication Withdrawal in Seizure-Free Patients

Authoring Organization

Publication Month/Year

December 6, 2021

Document Type

Guideline

Country of Publication

US

Inclusion Criteria

Male, Female, Adolescent, Adult, Child, Older adult

Health Care Settings

Ambulatory

Intended Users

Nurse, nurse practitioner, physician, physician assistant

Scope

Treatment, Management

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D004827 - Epilepsy, D012640 - Seizures, D013375 - Substance Withdrawal Syndrome

Keywords

seizure, epilepsy, seizures, antiseizure, withdrawal

Source Citation

Gloss D, Pargeon K, Pack A, Varma J, French JA, Tolchin B, Dlugos DJ, Mikati MA, Harden C; AAN Guideline Subcommittee. Antiseizure Medication Withdrawal in Seizure-Free Patients: Practice Advisory Update Summary: Report of the AAN Guideline Subcommittee. Neurology. 2021 Dec 7;97(23):1072-1081. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000012944. PMID: 34873018.

Methodology

Number of Source Documents
25
Literature Search Start Date
January 1, 1991
Literature Search End Date
March 1, 2020