June 14, 2019: Prophylactic seizure medication and quality of life after intracerebral hemorrhage

 

In this installment of the NCS Podcast, Dr. Michael Brogan interviews Dr. Andrew Naidech on their paper evaluating quality of life measures in patients who receive prophylactic levetiracetam for seizure prevention following intracerebral hemorrhage.

The NCS Podcast is the official podcast of the Neurocritical Care Society. Our senior producer is Jim Siegler. Our host is Fawaz Almufti, and our production staff includes Ramani Balu, Michael Brogan, Joshua Levine, Sarah Stern-Nezer, Benjamin Miller, Starane Shepherd, and Chris Zammit. Our administrative staff include Becca Stickney, Sara Memmen, and Angel Gindele. Music by Lee Roosevere.

Naidech AM, Beaumont J, Muldoon K, Liotta EM, Maas MB, Potts MB, et al. Prophylactic seizure medication and health-related quality of life after intracerebral hemorrhage. Crit Care Med. 2019;46(9):1480-1485.