For all questions about epilepsy: Look here first, and inform yourself
Whether you are preparing for a visit to the doctor, or are attempting
to understand the information provided with medications, this unique reference
is a quick guide to the entire spectrum of the problems associated with
epilepsy, and the available treatments.
Use this practical patient helper
wherever you need it. Approximately 1,000 terms are defined and described in a
brief and easy-to-understand way. Additional terms from general medicine that
you may encounter, are provided as well. For patients of epilepsy and their
relatives, this is a treasure chest of easy-to-access information. Physicians
who treat patients with epilepsy will welcome this book as a giveaway to help
their patients understand the condition better.
Medical Director, Swiss Epilepsy Center, Zurich, Switzerland
-About this book -What is epilepsy, what are seizures? -Most important types of epilepsy -Medications for treating epilepsy -Useful addresses -List of abbreviations -Glossary of terms -Additional sources of information