Report of the American Epilepsy Society and the Epilepsy Foundation joint task force on sudden unexplained death in epilepsy.

@article{So2009ReportOT,
  title={Report of the American Epilepsy Society and the Epilepsy Foundation joint task force on sudden unexplained death in epilepsy.},
  author={Elson L. So and Jacquelyn L Bainbridge and Jeffrey Buchhalter and Jeanne Donalty and Elizabeth J. Donner and Alexandra K. Finucane and Nina M. Graves and Lawrence J. Hirsch and Georgia D. Montouris and Nancy R. Temkin and Samuel Wiebe and Tess L. Sierzant},
  journal={Epilepsia},
  year={2009},
  volume={50 4},
  pages={
          917-22
        }
}
The American Epilepsy Society and the Epilepsy Foundation jointly convened a task force to assess the state of knowledge about sudden unexplained death in epilepsy (SUDEP). The task force had five charges: (1) develop a position statement describing if, when, what, and how SUDEP should be discussed with patients and their families and caregivers; (2) design methods by which the medical and lay communities become aware of the risk of SUDEP; (3) recommend research directions in SUDEP; (4) explore… CONTINUE READING

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