Sociodemographics, clinical features, and psychiatric comorbidities of patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures: Experience at a specialized epilepsy center in Turkey

@article{Bora2011SociodemographicsCF,
  title={Sociodemographics, clinical features, and psychiatric comorbidities of patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures: Experience at a specialized epilepsy center in Turkey},
  author={Ibrahim Hakki Bora and Ozlem Taşkapilioğlu and Meral Seferoğlu and Ozan Vahap Kotan and Aylin Bican and Guven Ozkaya and Cengiz Akkaya},
  journal={Seizure},
  year={2011},
  volume={20},
  pages={458-461}
}
Patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNESs) or pseudoseizures are known to have psychiatric comorbidities. In the present retrospective analysis, we examined the sociodemographics, clinical characteristics, and psychiatric diagnoses of patients with PNESs. Our aim is to demonstrate the contribution of the consulting psychiatrists to the presumed psychiatric diagnoses of the neurologists. We used data from long-term video EEG monitoring (LVEM) performed at a specialized epilepsy… CONTINUE READING
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