Standards for epidemiologic studies and surveillance of epilepsy

@article{Thurman2011StandardsFE,
  title={Standards for epidemiologic studies and surveillance of epilepsy},
  author={David J Thurman and Ettore Beghi and Charles Begley and Anne T. Berg and Jeffrey R Buchhalter and Ding Ding and Dale C. Hesdorffer and Willard A Hauser and Lewis E. Kazis and Rosemarie Kobau and Barbara L Kroner and David M Labiner and Kore Kai Liow and Giancarlo Logroscino and M. T. Medina and Charles Rjc Newton and Karen L. Parko and Angelia M. Paschal and Pierre-Marie Preux and Josemir W Sander and Anbesaw Wolde Selassie and William H. Theodore and Torbj{\"o}rn Tomson and Samuel Wiebe},
  journal={Epilepsia},
  year={2011},
  volume={52}
}
Worldwide, about 65 million people are estimated to have epilepsy. Epidemiologic studies are necessary to define the full public health burden of epilepsy; to set public health and health care priorities; to provide information needed for prevention, early detection, and treatment; to identify education and service needs; and to promote effective health care and support programs for people with epilepsy. However, different definitions and epidemiologic methods complicate the tasks of these… 
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