Epilepsy in Our View: Stories from Friends and Family of People Living with Epilepsy

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Steven C. Schachter
OUP USA, Oct 18, 2007 - Health & Fitness - 136 pages
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Epilepsy in our View is a collection of personal stories from friends, family members, and co-workers of people with epilepsy, in which they describe their observations and feelings about witnessing seizures and about the person with epilepsy. It helps to shed light on the social consequences of epilepsy while increasing understanding of what's happening when a person has a seizure. ABOUT THE SERIES: With the Brainstorms series, one of the world's leading authorities on epilepsy, Dr Steven C. Schachter, has gathered together the personal testimonies of patients, family members, and caregivers to create a poignant and gripping series of books on this misunderstood and often devastating disorder.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
Seizure Descriptions
5
Living with Epilepsy
95
Living Safely with Epilepsy
106
Index
125
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Steven Schachter is a Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School in Boston.

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