Relationship between seizure frequency and costs and quality of life of outpatients with partial epilepsy in France, Germany, and the United Kingdom.

@article{Hout1997RelationshipBS,
  title={Relationship between seizure frequency and costs and quality of life of outpatients with partial epilepsy in France, Germany, and the United Kingdom.},
  author={Ben van Hout and David Gagnon and E J Sou{\^e}tre and S Nicol{\'a}s Ried and Claude Remy and Gus A. Baker and Pierre M. Genton and Herv{\'e} Vespignani and Peter Drummond Mcnulty},
  journal={Epilepsia},
  year={1997},
  volume={38 11},
  pages={
          1221-6
        }
}
PURPOSE The relationship between seizure frequency and both health care costs and quality of life (QOL) was investigated in a retrospective, cross-sectional, multicenter study in France, Germany, and the United Kingdom. METHODS Three hundred outpatients with stable partial epilepsy were approximately evenly distributed among five seizure-frequency groups, ranging from seizure-free in the last 3 months (group 1) to daily seizures (group 5). Economic data, obtained through patient interviews… CONTINUE READING
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