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Spotlight on the Malian League Against Epilepsy

As part of the awareness about teratogeny of antiepileptic drugs, the Malian League Against Epilepsy held a postgraduate course on Saturday 23 March 2019 in collaboration with the societies of Neurology, Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Pediatrics.

18 July, 2019
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In memoriam: Raffaele Canger

We are deeply saddened to inform you that Prof. Raffaele Canger , the father of the Italian League against Epilepsy, passed away on March 18, 2019.

18 July, 2019
Epilepsy Specialist Nurses The Evidence (ESPENTE): a Systematic Mapping Review
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Epilepsy Specialist Nurses The Evidence (ESPENTE): A systematic mapping review

Epilepsy Specialist Nurses (ESNs) have been called ‘the glue that connects services to people with epilepsy’. They are in an ideal position to act as an expert resource and point of first contact for patients, carers and professionals alike. The ESPENTE study creates much needed context to the argument for the development of the ESN as an integral part of the care provided to people with epilepsy, their family and carers.

17 July, 2019
Report cover: Epilepsy: A public health imperative, 2019
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Epilepsy: A public health imperative

This is the first global report on epilepsy produced by WHO and key partners. It highlights the available evidence on the burden of epilepsy and the public health response required at global, regional and national levels.

20 June, 2019

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The International League Against Epilepsy disseminates the latest original research findings and breakthroughs in the cure for epilepsy and related seizure disorders through its official peer-reviewed publications.

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