[The direct costs of epilepsy in a Chilean population].

  title={[The direct costs of epilepsy in a Chilean population].},
  author={Tom{\'a}s Mesa and Juan Mesa and J S Guarda and F Mahaluf and F Pauchard and F Undurraga and C Asmad and Guilherme Vaz Silva},
  journal={Revista de neurologia},
  volume={44 12},
INTRODUCTION Epilepsy Chilean prevalence is 17-21/1,000 inhabitants. In past years, there is concern for the high costs involved in its handling. AIM. To estimate the direct costs of treatment and handling in specific population with epilepsy. PATIENTS AND METHODS It is a retrospective study, in 6 groups of people with epilepsy: recent diagnosis (RD… CONTINUE READING