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The economic impact of epilepsy: a systematic review

  • Katharina Allers1, 2,
  • Beverley M. Essue1, 3,
  • Maree L. Hackett1,
  • Janani Muhunthan1Email author,
  • Craig S. Anderson1, 4,
  • Kristen Pickles1,
  • Franziska Scheibe1, 2 and
  • Stephen Jan1
BMC Neurology201515:245

Received: 6 August 2015

Accepted: 13 November 2015

Published: 25 November 2015

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Original Submission
6 Aug 2015 Submitted Original manuscript
4 Sep 2015 Reviewed Reviewer Report - YW Woldeamanuel
5 Sep 2015 Reviewed Reviewer Report - MM Mehndiratta
7 Sep 2015 Reviewed Reviewer Report - N Shcherbakova
8 Oct 2015 Author responded Author comments - Katharina Allers
Resubmission - Version 2
8 Oct 2015 Submitted Manuscript version 2
13 Nov 2015 Editorially accepted
25 Nov 2015 Article published 10.1186/s12883-015-0494-y

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Authors’ Affiliations

The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Camperdown, Australia
University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany
The Menzies Centre for Health Policy, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, Australia