Assessment of seizures and related symptomatology in persons with mental retardation.

@article{Mayville2004AssessmentOS,
  title={Assessment of seizures and related symptomatology in persons with mental retardation.},
  author={Erik A Mayville and Johnny L. Matson},
  journal={Behavior modification},
  year={2004},
  volume={28 5},
  pages={678-93}
}
Seizures can be debilitating across a number of physical, social, occupational, and personal variables. Given the deficits in all of these areas frequently present in persons with mental retardation, effective assessment and subsequent treatment of seizures is a primary goal for individuals with both mental retardation and epilepsy. To thoroughly address the behavioral domains related to seizures in persons with mental retardation and epilepsy, areas of assessment should include seizure… CONTINUE READING