Caring for a family member with intellectual disability and epilepsy: Practical, social and emotional perspectives

@article{Thompson2014CaringFA,
  title={Caring for a family member with intellectual disability and epilepsy: Practical, social and emotional perspectives},
  author={Rose Thompson and Michael P. Kerr and Mike Glynn and Christine Linehan},
  journal={Seizure},
  year={2014},
  volume={23},
  pages={856-863}
}
PURPOSE To examine the caregiving impact of those who support a family member with intellectual disability and epilepsy. METHODS An online, qualitative international survey was conducted via the auspices of the International Bureau of Epilepsy with various stakeholders who support individuals who have intellectual disability and epilepsy. Qualitative comments were analyzed from respondents who identified themselves as family members (n=48; 36%) who referred specifically to the impact of… CONTINUE READING
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