Incidence of Epilepsy

  title={Incidence of Epilepsy},
  author={Narayan K. Banerjee and W. Allen Hauser},
To develop optimal approaches to the treatment of epilepsy, to evaluate the effectiveness of treatment strategies, and more importantly, to identify interventions that may prevent the development of epilepsy, valid information regarding the frequency, cause, and natural history of the condition is necessary. Such information is provided by descriptive and hypothesis-testing epidemiologic studies. Early reports of the prevalence of epilepsy, which used information from selective service records… CONTINUE READING


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