Assessment of long-term outcomes associated with psychogenic non-epileptic seizures

Takeaway

  • In most patients, psychogenic non-epileptic seizures (PNES) are associated with poor long-term outcomes, including psychiatric abnormalities and poor health-related quality of life (HRQoL).

Why this matters ?

  • This study provides valuable and much needed insight into the long-term psychopathologic status and HRQoL of people diagnosed with PNES.