Long-term outcomes of children treated with the ketogenic diet in the past.

TitleLong-term outcomes of children treated with the ketogenic diet in the past.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsPatel A, Pyzik PL, Turner Z, Rubenstein JE, Kossoff EH
JournalEpilepsia
Volume51
Issue7
Pagination1277-82
Date Published2010 Jul
Abstract

The ketogenic diet has well-established short- and long-term outcomes for children with intractable epilepsy, but only for those actively receiving it. However, no information exists about its long-term effects years after it has been discontinued.

DOI10.1177/0883073809350221
Alternate JournalEpilepsia