London, UK: The Chalfont Centre for Epilepsy

  title={London, UK: The Chalfont Centre for Epilepsy},
  author={John S. Duncan and Gwen Faulkner},
The National Hospital for the Paralysed and the Epileptic was founded at Queen Square, London in 1857. This Hospital has since been renamed the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery. Early physicians at the National Hospital, who established the foundations of the modern understanding of epilepsy and its treatment, included Sir William Gowers, John Hughlings Jackson, Sir David Ferrier, Sir Victor Horseley and William Aldren Turner. The National Society for the Employment of… CONTINUE READING

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