Risk and benefit of resective epilepsy surgery in the first years of life

Caroline Meyer, Christoph Schoene-Bake, Robert Sassen, Stefan Kuczaty & Marec Von Lehe
Objective: Resective surgery in children is an established method to treat drug-resistant epilepsy. Our goal was to determine risk and benefit of this invasive treatment option in very young children. Method: We retrospectively analyzed data of 49 children who underwent surgery up to the age of 72[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]