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Epilepsy and the Family

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PAPERBACK

$31.00 • £24.95 • €28.00

ISBN 9780674009738

Publication Date: 11/30/2002

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272 pages

2 halftones, 8 line illustrations, 29 tables

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  • 1. Epilepsy: Its Characteristics and Impact
  • 2. The Adult with Epilepsy
  • 3. Marital Problems
  • 4. Sexual Activity
  • 5. Childbearing and Inheritance
  • 6. The Child with Epilepsy
  • 7. Growing Up with an Epileptic Parent
  • 8. Siblings and the Extended Family
  • 9. Personality Changes and Violence
  • 10. Diagnosing Epilepsy
  • 11. Treatment Options
  • 12. What To Do When a Seizure Occurs
  • Suggested Reading and References
  • Index

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