Optimizing outcomes in pregnant women with epilepsy
Lara E. Jeha, MD
Department of Neurology, Section of Epilepsy, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Harold H. Morris, MD
Clinical Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington
Address: Lara E. Jeha, MD, Section of Epilepsy, S51, Department of Neurology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195; e-mail email@example.com
ABSTRACTWomen with epilepsy are more likely to have maternal and fetal complications during pregnancy. Risks can be minimized with preconception planning, careful obstetric care, and close postpartum follow-up.