Participating Faculty: Strategies for Improving Outcomes in the Management of Epilepsy: Clinician and Payer Perspectives - Part III

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Strategies for Improving Outcomes in the Management of Epilepsy: Clinician and Payer Perspectives - Part III

This supplement to The American Journal of Managed Care reviews the clinical, psychosocial, and economic burden of epilepsy and describes the heterogeneous nature of this disorder. It also discusses nonclinical challenges in the treatment of epilepsy and describes strategies to improve epilepsy care.

Faculty

John M. Stern, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology

Department of Neurology

University of California, Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California

Faculty Disclosures

John M. Stern, MD, has disclosed the following relevant commercial financial relationships or affiliations in the past 12 months.

Consultant/advisory board: Sunovion, Supernus Pharmaceuticals, UCB, Inc

Honoraria: GlaxoSmithKline, UCB, Inc

Lectureship: GlaxoSmithKline, UCB, Inc

This supplement was supported by UCB, Inc.

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