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Epilepsy Research and Treatment
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 387510, 4 pages
Slowly Evolving Trends in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Management at London Health Sciences Centre
London Health Sciences Centre, Western University, London, ON, N6A 5A5, Canada
Received 19 January 2012; Accepted 15 June 2012
Academic Editor: Seyed M. Mirsattari
Copyright © 2013 Warren T. Blume. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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