Editorial
Volume 14 Issue 6 - 2022
A Necessary Reflection on the Comprehensive Care of Patients with Epilepsy
Juan Enrique Bender del Busto*
Neurology Department, International Center of Neurological Restoration, Cuba
*Corresponding Author: Juan Enrique Bender del Busto, Neurology Department, International Center of Neurological Restoration, Cuba.
Received: May 23, 2022; Published: May 26, 2022




Epilepsy is a disease that represents a public health problem, which needs comprehensive care [1,2]. It is considered to affect 1 - 2% of the population [1-6], with an estimated 50 to 69 million people suffering from this disease, the majority living in developing countries, where quality of life is worse [2].

This disease, in turn, can be a cause of death, a danger that is not taken into account and could be preventable [7] and, therefore, can reduce the life expectancy of patients [8].

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Citation: Juan Enrique Bender del Busto. “A Necessary Reflection on the Comprehensive Care of Patients with Epilepsy”. EC Neurology 14.6 (2022): 01-07.

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