John Libbey Eurotext

Epilepsy and women’s issues: An update Volume 4, supplément 2, Supplement 2, October 2002

Klinik für Neurologie, Kantonsspital, Rorchacherstrasse 95, 9007 St Gallen, Switzerland
  • Page(s) : 23-32
  • Année de parution : 2002

Epilepsy is a chronic and often lifelong disease, interlinked with many aspects of a woman’s life. Although the fundamentals of epilepsy are similar for both males and females, epilepsy may present special issues for women, and significant social and physiological differences require a modified approach towards female patients. In today’s society, women have a desire to achieve all of the usual expectations of life such as relationships, [...]