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The implications of the new approach to classification: Adults with an intellectual disability

Kerr, Michael Patrick 2016. The implications of the new approach to classification: Adults with an intellectual disability. Epilepsy & Behavior 10.1016/j.yebeh.2015.12.016

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Abstract

The new ILAE classification offers the potential for clarity and improved translation of the understanding of the nature of epilepsy in people with an intellectual disability. This is particularly true in the use of the term genetic epilepsy and the removal of the term cryptogenic. However, the definition of the “dyscognitive” nature of seizures needs greater definition in those with coexistent cognitive impairment. This is of particular importance when ameliorating risk associated with impaired consciousness.

Item Type: Article
Status: Published
Schools: Medicine
MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics (CNGG)
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Additional Information: In press, corrected proof
Publisher: Elsevier
ISSN: 1525-5050
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2017 08:49
URI: http://orca.cf.ac.uk/id/eprint/85581

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