Physical activity, health-related fitness, and health experience in adults with childhood-onset epilepsy: a controlled study.

@article{Jalava1997PhysicalAH,
  title={Physical activity, health-related fitness, and health experience in adults with childhood-onset epilepsy: a controlled study.},
  author={Marja Jalava and Matti Sillanp{\"a}{\"a}},
  journal={Epilepsia},
  year={1997},
  volume={38 4},
  pages={424-9}
}
PURPOSE To show any possible associations between childhood-onset epilepsy and physical activity, health-related fitness, and health experience. METHODS A population-based cohort of 176 patients with epilepsy since childhood was monitored for a mean of 35 years. Patients with recurrent, unprovoked epileptic seizures with no associated initial neurologic impairment or disability, termed those with "epilepsy only" (n = 100), were compared with matched controls for self-reported physical… CONTINUE READING

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