M J Painter
Affiliation: Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
- Phenobarbital compared with phenytoin for the treatment of neonatal seizuresM J Painter
Department of Pediatrics and Neurology, University of Pittsburgh, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
N Engl J Med 341:485-9. 1999..Seizures occur in 1 to 2 percent of neonates admitted to an intensive care unit. The treatment is usually with either phenobarbital or phenytoin, but the efficacy of the two drugs has not been compared directly...