Evaluation of state and trait anxiety levels of parents and children before electroencephalography procedures: A prospective study from a tertiary epilepsy center

Tekin L. O. , Cebeci D., Unver E., Acar A. S. S. , DEMİR E. , GÜCÜYENER K. , ...Daha Fazla

EPILEPSY & BEHAVIOR, cilt.112, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Inadequate or misinformation about electroencephalography (EEG) and epilepsy may lead to anxiety in children and their parents. The purpose of this study was to make a simultaneous evaluation of the anxiety levels of children and parents before EEG procedures and to make a brief assessment of their knowledge about EEG.