ERIC Number: EJ467039
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Epilepsy and Mental Retardation: An Overview.
Coulter, David L.
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v98 suppl p1-11 1993
The comprehensive management of epilepsy in people with mental retardation requires consideration of four aspects of care: diagnosis and classification, anticonvulsant drug treatment, safety and protection from injury, and psychosocial functioning. This paper outlines what is known and unknown in these four areas and introduces articles in this special issue. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Note: Theme Issue: Epilepsy and Mental Retardation.