Focal nonmotor versus motor seizures: The impact on diagnostic delay in focal epilepsy

@article{Pellinen2020FocalNV,
  title={Focal nonmotor versus motor seizures: The impact on diagnostic delay in focal epilepsy},
  author={Jacob Pellinen and Erica Tafuro and Annie Yang and Dana Price and D. Friedman and Manisha Holmes and Sarah Barnard and K. Detyniecki and Manu Hegde and J. Hixson and S. Haut and R. K{\"a}lvi{\"a}inen and J. French},
  journal={Epilepsia},
  year={2020},
  volume={61},
  pages={2643 - 2652}
}
To test the hypothesis that people with focal epilepsy experience diagnostic delays that may be associated with preventable morbidity, particularly when seizures have only nonmotor symptoms, we compared time to diagnosis, injuries, and motor vehicle accidents (MVAs) in people with focal nonmotor versus focal seizures with motor involvement at epilepsy onset. 
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