Joseph I. Sirven, MD - Generalized Tonic-Clonic Seizures: Clinical Pearls for Recognition and Optimal Management


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Go online to to view the activity, download slides and practice aids, and complete the post-test to earn credit. In this activity, an expert in neurology discusses the diagnosis and management of patients with generalized tonic-clonic seizures. Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to: Differentiate generalized tonic-clonic seizures from other seizure types in patients with epilepsy, Recognize the significance of early antiepileptic drug treatment in patients with generalized tonic-clonic seizures, Cite current data on the efficacy and safety of approved therapies for the treatment of generalized tonic-clonic seizures, Apply available adjunctive strategies to manage treatment-resistance in patients with generalized tonic-clonic seizures

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