Long-term changes in the incidence of childhood epilepsy. A population study from Finland.

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BACKGROUND The incidence of childhood epilepsy has changed during the past decades, but it is unclear whether it increased or decreased. METHODS Changes in drug-treated childhood epilepsy between 1968 and 2012 were evaluated using the Finnish nationwide register of all children, aged ≤15years, on antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) prescribed for the treatment of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2016.02.040

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@article{Saarinen2016LongtermCI, title={Long-term changes in the incidence of childhood epilepsy. A population study from Finland.}, author={Maiju M Saarinen and Matti Sillanp{\"a}{\"a} and Dieter Schmidt and Lauri J. Virta}, journal={Epilepsy & behavior : E&B}, year={2016}, volume={58}, pages={81-5} }