A survey of quality of life in adolescents with epilepsy in Iran

@article{Zamani2014ASO,
  title={A survey of quality of life in adolescents with epilepsy in Iran},
  author={Gholamreza Zamani and Shadi Shiva and Mahmoud Mehr Mohammadi and Javad Mahmoudi Gharaie and Nima Rezaei},
  journal={Epilepsy & Behavior},
  year={2014},
  volume={33},
  pages={69-72}
}
BACKGROUND Psychosocial problems seem to be common in epilepsy, and they could negatively affect the social affairs and networking of adolescents with epilepsy. They could cause decreased self-esteem and social performance, leading to isolation and civil discrimination. This study was performed to assess the quality of life (QOL) of a group of adolescents with epilepsy in Iran. METHODS An analytic cross-sectional study was performed in 197 young Iranian adolescents with epilepsy. To measure… CONTINUE READING

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