Being parents with epilepsy: thoughts on its consequences and difficulties affecting their children

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Gauffin, Helena; Landtblom,Anne-Marie; Flensner,Gullvi;
  • Publisher: Dove Medical Press
  • Journal: Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment, volume 11, pages 1,291-1,298 (issn: 1178-2021, eissn: 1178-2021)
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  • Subject: guilt | Neurology. Diseases of the nervous system | Neurosciences. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry | RC321-571 | RC346-429 | Annan hälsovetenskap | focus group interviews | Other Health Sciences | Neurologi | focus group interviews; qualitative research; secondary analysis; guilt; feeling of inadequacy; insecurity | feeling of inadequacy | Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment | secondary analysis | Original Research | qualitative research | insecurity | Neurology

Helena Gauffin,1 Gullvi Flensner,2 Anne-Marie Landtblom1,3 1Department of Neurology and Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden; 2Department of Nursing, Health and Culture, University West, Trollh&... View more
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