Epilepsy and pregnancy: effect of antiepileptic drugs and lifestyle on birthweight.

@article{Hvas2000EpilepsyAP,
  title={Epilepsy and pregnancy: effect of antiepileptic drugs and lifestyle on birthweight.},
  author={Christian Lodberg Hvas and Tine Brink Henriksen and John Rosendahl Ostergaard and Mogens Hansen Dam},
  journal={BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology},
  year={2000},
  volume={107 7},
  pages={896-902}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the impact of epilepsy and antiepileptic drugs on length of gestation and anthropometric measures of the newborn. DESIGN Cohort study based on questionnaires mailed to all pregnant women who attended for prenatal care at our department from August 1989 to January 1997. SETTING Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark. PARTICIPANTS One hundred and ninety-three singleton pregnancies in women with epilepsy were compared with 24… CONTINUE READING

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