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Evaluation of Epilepsy Ontario’s EpUp Study

Project ID: 2019-046/2021 0950 095 000
Type of Response: Research project
Knowledge User: Epilepsy Ontario
ICES Scientists: Lesley Plumptre, Susan Bronskill
Summary: EpLink studied the effectiveness of a phone-based group intervention at reducing depression in people with epilepsy. The study included a Wait List Control and a positive control group that received an epilepsy information group intervention. This project will examine healthcare system effects, particularly emergency department visits related to epilepsy, as well as GP, psychiatric, and neurologist visits.
Status: On hold