What are the concerns of older adults living with epilepsy?

  title={What are the concerns of older adults living with epilepsy?},
  author={R. C. Martin and Laura Vogtle and Frank D Gilliam and Edward Faught},
  journal={Epilepsy & behavior : E&B},
  volume={7 2},
PURPOSE The goal of this work was to examine the concerns of living with recurrent seizures as expressed by older adults with epilepsy (OAE). METHODS Thirty-three community-dwelling adults over the age of 60 (mean age=65, range 60-80) were surveyed as to their concerns living with epilepsy. All patients were being treated for intractable partial epilepsy (mean age at seizure onset=37, range 1-77) and all were receiving antiepileptic drugs (AEDs). Patients were given a blank sheet of paper and… CONTINUE READING

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