Dr Angus-Leppan describes the new MHRA regulations around the use of sodium valproate in women and girls of childbearing age, and discusses some possible exceptions.
Dr Oto describes the rates, causes and repercussions of misdiagnosis in epilepsy, offering some suggestions to minimise its occurrence.
Dr Baxendale looks at the reasons why patients may be complaining of memory problems and offers practical ways to help patients cope with the effects of cognitive difficulties.
ILAE UK Chapter and ECE congresses
We share a few highlights from the ILAE European Congress on Epileptology in Vienna and the ILAE UK Chapter (now known as Branch) Annual Meeting in Birmingham this year.
And much more in the Winter 2018 issue of Epilepsy Professional
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