Psychiatric and medical comorbidity and quality of life outcomes in childhood-onset epilepsy.
|Title||Psychiatric and medical comorbidity and quality of life outcomes in childhood-onset epilepsy.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2011|
|Authors||Baca, CB, Vickrey BG, Caplan R, Vassar SD, Berg AT|
|Date Published||2011 Dec|
|Keywords||Adolescent, Age of Onset, Child, Child, Preschool, Epilepsy, Female, Humans, Male, Mental Disorders, Parents, Prospective Studies, Quality of Life, Questionnaires, Remission Induction, Self Report, Severity of Illness Index|
We compared associations of epilepsy remission status and severity as well as psychiatric and other comorbidities with child and parent-proxy reports of health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in adolescents previously diagnosed with epilepsy.