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Table 1 Patient characteristics at first clinic visit to two Tertiary Epilepsy Clinics in New South Wales in 2014

From: Promoting faster pathways to surgery: a clinical audit of patients with refractory epilepsy

Patient Demographic Summary across both clinics
  Total  
Mean patient age at first visit (years) 38.3  
SD 13.4  
Mean years since diagnosis 17.3  
SD 9.8  
Whether eligible to drive n %
 Yes 6 12.0
 No 34 68.0
 Not stated 10 20.0
Employment status (first visit)   
 Disabled 2 4.0
 Employed full time 16 32.0
 Employed part time 0 0.0
 Retired 1 2.0
 Student 6 12.0
 Unemployed looking for work 3 6.0
 Unemployed not looking for work 7 14.0
 Not stated 15 30.0
Marital status (first visit)   
 Divorced 3 6.0
 Married/de facto relationship 26 52.0
 Separated 1 2.0
 Single 17 34.0
 Not stated 3 6.0
Diagnosis   
 Focal epilepsy 44 88.0
 Generalised epilepsy 2 4.0
 Other 4 8.0