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Published by Cleveland Clinic Press in Cleveland, Ohio .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Introduction : epilepsy, the history and the myths
pt. 1. The basics of epilepsy
1. Epilepsy is a physical disorder, not a mental disease
2. Diagnosing epilepsy : finding a cause can be as important as...not finding one
pt. 2. Treating epilepsy
3. Drug therapy
4. When medications aren't working
5. Epilepsy surgery
pt. 3. Epilepsy in children, seniors, and women
6. Epilepsy in children
7. Epilepsy in seniors
8. Epilepsy in women
pt. 4. Living with epilepsy
9. Mental, psychological, and social issues of living with epilepsy
Afterword : epilepsy treatment, looking toward the future
Appendix. For more information

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Series A Cleveland Clinic guide
Genre Popular works., Popular Works.


Dewey Decimal Class 616.8/53
Library of Congress RC372 .W95 2008

The Physical Object

Pagination xiii, 160 p. :
Number of pages 160

ID Numbers

Open Library OL18730356M
Internet Archive epilepsyinformat00wyll
ISBN 10 1596240652
ISBN 13 9781596240650
LC Control Number 2007028753
Library Thing 4897381
Goodreads 751175

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