6. Treatment of Epilepsy in Specific Groups

  1. Simon Shorvon MA, MB BChir, MD, FRCP Professor of Neurology Clinical Subdean Consultant Neurologist1,2

Published Online: 16 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444325201.ch6

Handbook of Epilepsy Treatment, Third Edition

Handbook of Epilepsy Treatment, Third Edition

How to Cite

Shorvon, S. (2010) Treatment of Epilepsy in Specific Groups, in Handbook of Epilepsy Treatment, Third Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444325201.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    UCL Institute of Neurology, University College London, UK

  2. 2

    National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 21 NOV 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405198189

Online ISBN: 9781444325201

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Keywords:

  • Treatment of Epilepsy in Specific Groups;
  • Treatment of epilepsy in children;
  • polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS);
  • Medical Research Council (MRC);
  • Treatment of epilepsy in patients with additional handicaps;
  • Epilepsy in elderly people;
  • The risks of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI);
  • Treatment of epilepsy in women

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Treatment of epilepsy in children

  • Treatment of epilepsy in patients with additional handicaps

  • Epilepsy in elderly people

  • Treatment of epilepsy in women