Recently, the West Hospital Children's nerve and rehabilitation in Dean Yuan Baoqiang under the guidance of North Jiangsu pioneered the keto
Recently, the West Hospital Children's nerve and rehabilitation in Dean Yuan Baoqiang under the guidance of North Jiangsu pioneered the ketogenic diet therapy, has brought new hope for the treatment of intractable epilepsy in children. The first to accept the ketogenic diet in children on September 4th in children's nerve and rehabilitation for "ketogenic treatment", according to the genetic and metabolic screening result of preliminary judgment of the children for the ketogenic diet. The ketogenic diet therapy in children with epilepsy, seizure frequency is slightly reduced, symptoms significantly reduced, blood ketone has reached a state of ketosis, discharged on September 14th. The ketogenic diet is a high proportion of the amount of protein, fat, low carbonated water compound diet combination is an effective method for the treatment of children with refractory epilepsy and some congenital metabolic diseases, compared with drugs and surgery, has the advantages of fewer side effects, not mental development for children caused by shock. The ketogenic diet therapy in clinical application has 90 years of history, has been carried out widely in the world, the 28 big hospitals in China have carried out the ketogenic diet. The ketogenic diet therapy with rapid onset, obvious curative effect, can effectively improve the severity of seizures. The child neurology and rehabilitation pioneered this therapy in Xuzhou, the future will be more extensive, help more children to overcome intractable epilepsy.