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  • Print publication year: 2012
  • Online publication date: July 2012

Chapter 111 - Affective disorders and epilepsy

from Section 7 - Psychiatric, social and legal aspects

Recommended reading

Barry JJ, Lembke A, Huynh N. Affective disorders in epilepsy. In Ettinger AB, Kanner AM, eds. Psychiatric Issues in Epilepsy: A Practical Guide to Diagnosis and Treatment, pp. 45–71. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins; 2001.
Gelder M, Mayou R, Cowen P (eds). Mood disorders. In Shorter Oxford Textbook of Psychiatry, pp. 269–325. 4th edn. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2001.
Lambert MV, Robertson MM. Depression in epilepsy: etiology, phenomenology, and treatment. Epilepsia 1999;40(Suppl 10):S21–47.
Pisani F, Oteri G, Costa C, Di Raimondo G, Di Perri R. Effects of psychotropic drugs on seizure threshold. Drug Safety 2002;25:91–110.
World Health Organization. The ICD-10 Classification of Mental and Behavioural Disorders: Clinical Descriptions and Diagnostic Guidelines. Geneva: World Health Organization; 1992.