Which seizure-precipitating factors do patients with epilepsy most frequently report?

@article{Nakken2005WhichSF,
  title={Which seizure-precipitating factors do patients with epilepsy most frequently report?},
  author={Karl Otto Nakken and Marit Hornberg Solaas and Marianne Juel Kjeldsen and Mogens Laue Friis and John M. Pellock and Linda A. Corey},
  journal={Epilepsy \& Behavior},
  year={2005},
  volume={6},
  pages={85-89}
}
When treating patients with epilepsy, dealing with seizure-precipitating factors is a partly neglected and underestimated supplement to more traditional therapies. The aim of this study was to investigate the incidence of seizure precipitants in a large epilepsy population and to determine which precipitants patients most often reported. Study participants included twins and their family members ascertained from the Norwegian Twin Panel (NTP), the Danish Twin Registry (DTR), and the Mid… Expand
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