Epilepsy: Overview

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationInternational Neurology
Subtitle of host publicationA Clinical Approach
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Pages85-89
Number of pages5
ISBN (Print)9781405157384
DOIs
StatePublished - May 18 2010
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) success - epileptic syndrome, age of onset, cause of epilepsy
  • Epidemiology - age and seizure types
  • Epilepsy - neurological disorder, recurrent and unprovoked epileptic seizures
  • Epilepsy - overview
  • Mortality causes - drowning, aspiration, burns, status epilepticus, and suicide
  • Psychiatric comorbidities - depression, anxiety, psychotic disorders, attention deficit disorders
  • Seizure classification - partial or generalized

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Medicine(all)

Cite this

Kanner, A. M. (2010). Epilepsy: Overview. In International Neurology: A Clinical Approach (pp. 85-89). Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444317008.ch28