TITLE

To Drive or Not to Drive: The 3-Month Seizure-Free Interval for People With Epilepsy

AUTHOR(S)
Krumholz, Allan
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Jul2003, Vol. 78 Issue 7, p817
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Cites the study providing data that a three-month seizure-free interval is a reasonable alternative to allow epileptics to drive a vehicle. Control of seizures in epileptics with medications; Importance of seizure-free interval as a predictor for risk of seizure-related crashes; Problems with noncompliance of people who have seizures with legal driving restrictions.
ACCESSION #
10540832

 

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