Charles Dickens and Epilepsy

@article{Cosnett1994CharlesDA,
  title={Charles Dickens and Epilepsy},
  author={J. Cosnett},
  journal={Epilepsia},
  year={1994},
  volume={35}
}
  • J. Cosnett
  • Published 1994
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Epilepsia
Summary: Through some characters in his novels, Charles Dickens recorded observations on the nature of epileptic seizures, their causes and provocation, and their consequences. Three of his main characters, Monks, Guster, and Bradley Headstone, had seizures which Dickens realistically described. 
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