Cognitive Effects Of Anti-Epileptic Drugs In Nigerians With Epilepsy

@inproceedings{Ogunrin2008CognitiveEO,
  title={Cognitive Effects Of Anti-Epileptic Drugs In Nigerians With Epilepsy},
  author={O Ogunrin and Bola Adamolekun and A Oguniiyi},
  year={2008}
}
Background Epilepsy is particularly highly prevalent in developing African countries and has been associated with cognitive disturbances, but more importantly is the contribution of the anti-epileptic drugs (AEDs). Objective This study aimed at comparing the effects of AEDs on the cognitive functions of Nigerian epileptic patients. Methods This is a prospective study of 55 consecutive patients with epilepsy, aged 14 years and above, over a two year period (October 2000 to October 2002… CONTINUE READING