Childhood epilepsy: knowledge and attitude of primary school teachers in Port Harcourt, Nigeria.

@article{Alikor2005ChildhoodEK,
  title={Childhood epilepsy: knowledge and attitude of primary school teachers in Port Harcourt, Nigeria.},
  author={Edward Alikor and Akanimo Akpan Essien},
  journal={Nigerian journal of medicine : journal of the National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria},
  year={2005},
  volume={14 3},
  pages={299-303}
}
BACKGROUND This study was conducted to determine the knowledge of primary school teachers in Port Harcourt metropolis of epilepsy, their knowledge of the management of an attack of epilepsy and the attitude of these teachers towards epilepsy in children. METHODS This is a questionnaire-based, cross-sectional study of 118 school teachers from five randomly selected primary schools in Port Harcourt metropolis, Nigeria. RESULTS Ten percent (12) of the 118 teachers were graded "Good", 45% (54… CONTINUE READING

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