Epilepsy and mortality in Latin America
作者: Alejandro L. EscalayaJose F. Tellez-ZentenoDavid A. StevenJorge G. Burneo
作者单位: 1Epilepsy Program, Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada
2Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada
3Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
刊名: Seizure: European Journal of Epilepsy, 2015, Vol.25 , pp.99-103
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.seizure.2014.09.012
关键词: EpilepsyLatin AmericaSUDEPMortality
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Purpose(#br)To assess the mortality related to epilepsy in Latin America.(#br)Methods(#br)We searched MEDLINE, EMBASE, and LILACS from inception to December 2013 for articles evaluating mortality in patients with epilepsy in Latin America. Studies were included if they evaluated any mortality outcome, included a population of subjects with recurrent seizures or epilepsy, and contained original data analysis.(#br)Results(#br)The search strategy yielded 177 publications in MEDLINE and EMBASE, and 59 publications in LILACS; of which 18 met inclusion criteria for our overall review of epilepsy and mortality in Latin America. Most excluded studies did not report the mortality or lacked original data. We also included two references obtained from 2 non-systematic reviews fulfilling...
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  • epilepsy 癫痫
  • mortality 死亡率
  • Latin 拉丁语
  • America 美洲
  • included 内藏的
  • original 原图
  • demonstrated 探明的储量
  • methodological 方法论的
  • community 群落
  • articles 用品