Efficacy of adjunctive vagus nerve stimulation in patients with Dravet syndrome: A meta-analysis of 68 patients

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(Dibue-Adjei M, et al. 2017) A review of the literature on vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) therapy in patients with Dravet syndrome resulted in 13 studies (68 patients total). Of those patients, approximately 53% experienced a 50% reduction or more in seizures. Twenty-eight patients reported seizure data with enough detail to determine that the average seizure [...]