Language in pediatric epilepsy.

TitleLanguage in pediatric epilepsy.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsCaplan, R, Siddarth P, Vona P, Stahl L, Bailey C, Gurbani S, Sankar R, Donald Shields W
JournalEpilepsia
Volume50
Issue11
Pagination2397-407
Date Published2009 Nov
ISSN1528-1167
KeywordsAchievement, Adolescent, Child, Educational Measurement, Epilepsy, Epilepsy, Absence, Female, Humans, Intelligence, Language Development Disorders, Language Disorders, Language Tests, Male, Mental Disorders, Psychiatric Status Rating Scales, Reading, Socioeconomic Factors
Abstract

This study examined the severity and range of linguistic impairments in young, intermediate, and adolescent youth with epilepsy and how these deficits were associated with illness effects, nonverbal intelligence, psychopathology, and reading.

DOI10.1002/hbm.21441
Alternate JournalEpilepsia