Do neurologists need psychiatric training?

Untreated depression in people with epilepsy is a huge problem and neurologists should “take ownership” of the issue, says a leading US epilepsy expert.

Writing in Epilepsy and Behaviour, Dr Andres Kanner of Rush Medical Center in Chicago said the prevalence of depression in epilepsy ranged between 30% and 35% but the vast majority were not diagnosed.

And yet epilepsy patients with

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