Some associate it with witchcraft, while others do not know how to handle an epileptic
person having seizures.
Aggression is also another common personality trait reported in patients with epileptic
All the epileptic
patients who are admitted in burn unit are subjected to a definite burn management protocol as per the burn unit criteria of our institute.
"I want to better the lives of all Epileptics
, which is something we haven't seen to this day," says Founder, Bruno Fiacco.
[3,9-15] Caregivers and family members support is crucial for better compliance and care of epileptic
Wasay Shakir, addressing the programme said 50,000 of the estimated number of epileptics
are registered to be seeking proper treatment while no less than 25,000 remain devoid of the needed essential treatment.
Previously, all patients who experienced a seizure at the time of the burn were considered to be epileptics
, whereas epilepsy was only documented in the current database if the patient had a previous diagnosis of epilepsy.
The recovery seen after the human stem cell -derived neuron transplants, which were done while the cells were still maturing into their full-grown form, is similar to that published in a 2013 study by University of California, San Francisco, scientists who transplanted fetal mouse brain cells into epileptic
Heise (2002) investigated the effect of a 12-week aerobic exercise which was held 3 sessions a week each lasting for one hour (60% of VO2 peak) on 23 adult epileptic
At that time, it was known as the 'Sacred-Disease', because people thought that epileptic
seizures were a form of attack by demons (World Health Organization, 2005).
Gender was found to be significantly associated with questions on whether epileptics
were having intellectual functioning below average or slow learners and whether epileptics
should participate in sports with p-values of 0.026 and 0.032 respectively.
NICE guidelines state all suspected epileptics
should be seen within two weeks.