Publisher: Springer; 2002 edition (April 30, 2002)
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approximately 20% of individuals with epilepsy have seizures that are immune to anticonvulsant drugs. those drug-resistant seizures are referred to as `intractable', and the sufferers who've them - approximately 1 in 500 of the final inhabitants - current a massive problem to neurologists and epilepsy institutions. the current quantity describes the symptomatology of the key `intractable' syndromes, the main acceptable medications for every, and the probabilities for surgical regulate. study with regards to the reasons and results of unchecked seizures is gifted, and new instructions in prevention and treatment are mentioned.