Understanding Underlying Epilepsy Mechanisms

W. Curt LaFrance, Jr., MD, MPH shares his views on combining neurological and psychological approaches to epilepsy management and treatment at the American Epilepsy Society 2014 Annual Meeting.

W. Curt LaFrance, Jr., MD, MPH shares his views on combining neurological and psychological approaches to epilepsy management and treatment at the American Epilepsy Society 2014 Annual Meeting.

LaFrance said, "I've learned that treating the seizure is not the sum total of treating the patient with epilepsy. And paying attention to the neuropsychiatric comorbidities of epilepsy and of patients with seizures may be just as important as the seizure itself.