Corpus ID: 33298201

Anxiety and depression in Thai epileptic patients.

  title={Anxiety and depression in Thai epileptic patients.},
  author={K. Phabphal and Suwanna Sattawatcharawanich and Ponchai Sathirapunya and K. Limapichart},
  journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet},
  volume={90 10},
  • K. Phabphal, Suwanna Sattawatcharawanich, +1 author K. Limapichart
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet
  • OBJECTIVE To study the prevalence of depression and anxiety in Thai epileptic patients at Songklanagarind Hospital, a tertiary care center in the South of Thailand. MATERIAL AND METHOD One hundred and twenty six patients were included in the present study. A HADS questionnaire and demographics data were used for data collection in the present cross-sectional study. RESULTS Thirty-nine percent of the respondents had anxiety and 20% had depression. Predictors of anxiety by univariate analysis… CONTINUE READING
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