The psychological aspects of epilepsy are lifelong. To maximize a healthy life, it is critical that the patient with epilepsy not view such illness as a stigma. During the Twentieth International Epilepsy Congress, the author presented an autobiographical poem entitled: 'Life with epilepsy: 1960-1992'1. The following poem represents his feelings following the presentation, and his underlying fear of rejection even by educated colleagues.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Clinical Neurology