neurology
Epilepsy

Seizure warnings are no guide to risk of epilepsy injuries

Patients’ perceptions of warnings before seizures do not protect them from seizure-related injury. The findings from an Australian study emphasise the importance of total freedom from seizures in order to maximise the safety of patients with epilepsy. Tasmanian Epilepsy Register data from over 800 patients show that about 10% of patients had a seizure‐related injury ...

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