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Services for Children with Epilepsy: A Guide for Public Health Personnel

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Prepared by the Committee on Child Health of the American Public Health Association, 1958.. 124 pages; 22.5 X 15 cm. (paper-bound). The American Public Health Association, Inc., 1790 Broadway, New York 19, N. Y.: 1958. Price, $1.50.

Ann Intern Med. 1959;50(4):1071. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-50-4-1071_1
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In this monograph The American Public Health Association, Inc., has combined the experience of many individuals in developing a useful guide to be used by public health services, school personnel, vocational counselors and physicians in planning for children with epilepsy. It deals with the newer concepts of epilepsy, causes, diagnosis and treatment with educational and vocational needs discussed. The methods of extending care through clinics, hospitals, rehabilitation centers and residential care centers are dealt with fully but very concisely. One chapter deals with the principles of planning in a community stressing community education to aid in the acceptance of the


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