How do women with epilepsy experience preconception care? A qualitative study.

Lorna Lawther, Helen Dolk, Marlene Sinclair, Jim Morrow

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Women with epilepsy (WWE) are advised to plan their pregnancy and access preconcep-tion care (PCC) for support with modification ofmedication so that the health potential of the womanand her baby can be maximised. We report prelimi-nary findings regarding women taking the teratogenicdrug valproate from a study which aims to understandhow WWE experience preconception care.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)21-22
Number of pages2
JournalPharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety
Publication statusPublished - 23 Sep 2015


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