Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy

Abstract

People with epilepsy have increased risk of premature death, and their life expectancy may reduce by 2-10 yr. Population- and hospital-based studies have shown that the excess mortality in epilepsy is not entirely explained by deaths directly attributable to epilepsy such as accidents and drowning during a seizure. It is also significantly contributed by… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_548_17

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