Response to Black R and Chin R's letter on our article "Epilepsy in children and adolescents: Disease concepts, practical knowledge, and coping".

@article{Pauschek2016ResponseTB,
  title={Response to Black R and Chin R's letter on our article "Epilepsy in children and adolescents: Disease concepts, practical knowledge, and coping".},
  author={Josefine Pauschek and M. Bernhard and Steffen Syrbe and Petra Nickel and Martina Patrizia Neininger and Andreas Merkenschlager and Wieland Kiess and Thilo Bertsche and Astrid Bertsche},
  journal={Epilepsy & behavior : E&B},
  year={2016},
  volume={62},
  pages={312}
}
We are grateful to R Black and R Chin for their incisive comments on our article. The authors raise the question of whether or not children's answers on the experience of their seizures can be judged as “correct” or “incorrect”. We concur with the correspondents that descriptions offered by children should reflect their subjective experiences and therefore cannot be judged as being “incorrect”. The aim of our study was not to establish whether children where “correct” or “incorrect”. Rather, it… CONTINUE READING