Ketogenic diet guidelines for infants with refractory epilepsy

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URL: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/27470655/
Journal: European Journal of Paediatric Neurology
Publication Date: 07/2016
Summary: The resulting recommendations include patient selection, pre-KD counseling and evaluation, specific nutritional requirements, preferred initiation, monitoring of adverse effects at initiation and follow-up, evaluation and KD discontinuation.

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This paper found that the ketogenic diet was highly effective for infants to remain seizure free. It then looked at all the available evidence to make a standardized treatment protocol for these infants.

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