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Table 2 Clinical data of epilepsy among the studied group

From: Prevalence and determinants of depression in patients with epilepsy during the COVID-19 pandemic

Variable (n = 290)
Age of onset (years) Median (IQR) 17 (10–24)
Duration (years)) Median (IQR) 14 (7–23)
Variable No. %
Family history of epilepsy: Negative 228 78.6
Positive 62 21.4
Family history of psychiatric disease: Negative 282 97.2
Positive 8 2.8
Past history of psychiatric disease: Negative 266 91.7
Positive 24 8.3
Type of seizures Focal 96 33.2
Generalized 126 43.4
Focal with secondary generalization 68 23.4
Response Respondent 201 69.3
Refractory 89 30.7
No. of AEDs 1 33 11.4
> 1 257 88.6
Time of seizures Any time 243 83.8
Day 26 9
Night 21 7.2
  1. IQR interquartile range