Socioeconomic deprivation is an independent risk factor for behavioral problems in children with epilepsy.

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AIM The aim of this study was to examine whether socioeconomic deprivation in children with epilepsy (CWE) increases risk for behavioral problems independent of seizure factors. METHODS A cross-sectional study was done in which parents of children attending a specialist epilepsy clinic were invited to complete a child behavior checklist (CBCL… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2015.03.009

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@article{Carson2015SocioeconomicDI, title={Socioeconomic deprivation is an independent risk factor for behavioral problems in children with epilepsy.}, author={Joanna Carson and A. N. C. Weir and Richard Frank Chin and Ailsa Mclellan}, journal={Epilepsy & behavior : E&B}, year={2015}, volume={45}, pages={105-9} }