Epilepsy in young people: 23 year follow up of the British national child development study.

@article{Kurtz1998EpilepsyIY,
  title={Epilepsy in young people: 23 year follow up of the British national child development study.},
  author={Zarrina Kurtz and Pat A. Tookey and Ewen T. Ross},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={1998},
  volume={316 7128},
  pages={
          339-42
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To estimate the incidence and prevalence of epilepsy during childhood and early adult life in England, Scotland, and Wales. DESIGN Prospective study of 17,414 children born in England, Scotland, and Wales between 3 and 9 March 1958, followed up at 7, 11, 16, and 23 years of age, with a review of those with epilepsy at age 28. SUBJECTS People with epilepsy developing at or before age 23. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES The age specific incidence, cumulative incidence, and prevalence of… CONTINUE READING

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