[Prevalence and incidence of epilepsy in childhood].

  title={[Prevalence and incidence of epilepsy in childhood].},
  author={Rafael Palencia},
  journal={Revista de neurologia},
  volume={30 Suppl 1},
INTRODUCTION Data coming from the literature regarding the frequency of epilepsies in childhood are different, depending on the methodology used, and it is noteworthy that there exist very few studies conducted among us. DEVELOPMENT Factors influencing the disparities of the figures found in the literature about incidence and prevalence of epilepsies are analyzed; among them, the diversity of the diagnostic criteria employed (sometimes not reported, other times imprecise or with inclusion of… CONTINUE READING