Accidents and injuries in people with epilepsy attending a tertiary care center in India.

@article{Sapna2008AccidentsAI,
  title={Accidents and injuries in people with epilepsy attending a tertiary care center in India.},
  author={C S Sapna and S. Lilly Sheeba and Joicy John and Sanjeev Varghese Thomas},
  journal={Epileptic disorders : international epilepsy journal with videotape},
  year={2008},
  volume={10 4},
  pages={276-81}
}
People with epilepsy have a higher risk of accidents and injuries when compared to others in the community. Seizure frequency and other characteristics of epilepsy and its treatment are known to influence this risk. The risk of accidental injury to people with epilepsy may vary in different geographical areas, according to their life style, leisure activities and other pursuits. The objective was to ascertain the accidents and injuries experienced by a cohort of people with epilepsy in India… CONTINUE READING

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