Consider the interplay of many complex factors in order to avoid or correct overtreatment in epilepsy

September 2006
Drugs & Therapy Perspectives;Sep2006, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p24
Academic Journal
Overtreatment in epilepsy is common, may arise in a wide variety of settings, and exposes the patient to excessive adverse effects and unnecessary treatment cost. A good understanding of the complex interplay of the heterogeneous nature of epilepsies, the available antiepileptic drugs and individual patient characteristics is essential to avoid or correct overtreatment


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