John Libbey Eurotext

Epileptic Disorders

The Educational Journal of the

Antiepileptic drug adherence and persistence in children with epilepsy attending a large tertiary care children's hospital Volume 18, issue 4, December 2016

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Authors
1 College of Pharmacy, Institute of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology, Hanyang University, Gyeonggi-do,
2 Department of Pharmacy, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul,
3 Division of Pediatric Neurology Department of Pediatrics, Seoul National University Children's Hospital, Seoul, South Korea
* Correspondence: Ju-Yeun Lee College of Pharmacy, Institute of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology, Hanyang University, 55 Hanyangdaehak-ro, Sangnok-gu, Ansan Gyeonggi-do 15588, South Korea
  • Key words: persistence, adherence, antiepileptic drug, children, breakthrough seizures, emergency, newly diagnosed epilepsy
  • DOI : 10.1684/epd.2016.0871
  • Page(s) : 408-17
  • Published in: 2016

Aim

We aimed to evaluate antiepileptic drug treatment persistence and adherence in paediatric epilepsy patients and investigate the association between medication-taking behaviours and clinical outcome.