Published: 09/16/2015

Use of a Modified Atkins Diet in Intractable Childhood Epilepsy

Six months after diet initiation, seven (50%) remained on the diet, five (36%) had >50% seizure reduction, and three (21%) were seizure free. The diet was well tolerated by 12 (86%) patients.


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