Epilepsy stigma: Moving from a global problem to global solutions

@article{Boer2010EpilepsySM,
  title={Epilepsy stigma: Moving from a global problem to global solutions},
  author={H. Boer},
  journal={Seizure},
  year={2010},
  volume={19},
  pages={630-636}
}
  • H. Boer
  • Published 2010
  • Medicine
  • Seizure
Abstract Stigma and exclusion are common features of epilepsy in both the developed and developing countries and a major contributor to the burden associated with the condition. Reducing the stigma of epilepsy is key to reducing its impact and so improving quality of life. The social consequences of having epilepsy can be enormous, be it that they vary from country to country, based on cultural differences and economic circumstances. The most significant problems people with epilepsy encounter… Expand
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