Does pregnancy per se make epilepsy worse?
FJE Vajda, TJ O'Brien, CM Lander, J Graham, MJ Eadie
Acta Neurologica Scandinavica | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2016
We acknowledge the help provided by medical and non-medical colleagues who referred patients and increased patient awareness of the Australian Pregnancy Register from which the present material is drawn, and thank the Scientific Advisory Board and the Ethical Research Committees of St. Vincent's Hospital, Monash Medical Centre, the Royal Melbourne Hospital and other institutions for their ethics oversight of the Register. The Register is grateful for support from the Epilepsy Society of Australia, The Royal Melbourne Hospital Neuroscience Foundation, Epilepsy Australia and for financial support from the NHMRC and the following pharmaceutical companies, Sanofi-Aventis, UCB Pharma, Janssen-Cilag, Novartis, Sci-Gen, Eisai and Genzyme.