Ketogenic diet for adults
The current review highlights the evidence supporting the use of ketogenic diets in the management of drug-resistant epilepsy and status epilepticus in adults. Keywords: refractory epilepsy, ketogenic diet, modified Atkins diet, low for treatment of refractory epilepsy in children and adults (Barborka. The ketogenic diet is one treatment option for children or adults with epilepsy whose seizures are not controlled with AEDs. The diet may help to reduce the. A ketogenic diet may help you lose more weight in the first 3 to 6 months than some other diets. This may be because it takes more calories to change fat into energy than it does to change carbs. Feb 25, · To describe a case series of adult patients in the intensive care unit in super-refractory status epilepticus (SRSE; refractory status lasting 24 hours or more despite appropriate anesthetic treatment) who received treatment with the ketogenic diet (KD). We performed a Cited by: Jul 26, · The ketogenic diet for epilepsy (KDE) is a special diet that has helped many children and some adults achieve better (or even full) control of their gifporno.info's a first-line treatment for a few specific epilepsy syndromes, such as epilepsy due to mutations in Author: Laura Dolson.