EMBARGO: the “Fostering Epilepsy Care in Europe” report and its contents are embargoed until 9am Central European Time on Thursday 26th August 2010.

Epilepsy in the WHO European Region

Global Campaign Against Epilepsy landmark report to be launched on 26th August in Porto
The International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE) announces the launch by Dr Matt Muijen, Regional Advisor of the World Health Organization (WHO), in the WHO European Region, of the Fostering Epilepsy Care in Europe report which takes place on August 26th in Porto, Portugal.

The report is the first European-wide panoramic overview of epilepsy across the continent highlighting diagnostic, treatment, mortality, care and social issues and all the other concerns that the 15