Epilepsy and sleep.

  title={Epilepsy and sleep.},
  author={Susan T. Herman},
  journal={Current treatment options in neurology},
  volume={8 4},
A sleep history should be taken routinely in patients with epilepsy. Treatment of sleep disorders and improvement in sleep hygiene may improve seizure control, daytime cognitive functioning, and quality of life. Patients with recurrent sleepiness interfering with daily activities or an Epworth Sleepiness Scale score more than 10 should be considered for… CONTINUE READING