Assessment and effect of a gap between new-onset epilepsy diagnosis and treatment in the US.


From UCB Pharma (L.K.), Raleigh, NC; Department of Neurology (E.F., D.J.T.), Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA; Department of Neurology (H.K.), Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA; IQVIA (C.B., A.S.), Fairfax, VA; UCB Pharma (S.L.), Smyrna, GA; UCB Pharma (D.F.), Ascot, Berkshire, UK; UCB Pharma (K.H.), Monheim am Rhein, Germany; and FV & JK Consulting Ltd. (V.K.), Guildford, Surrey, UK. S.L. is currently employed by Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Durham, NC. [Email]


To estimate the treatment gap between a new epilepsy diagnosis and antiepileptic drug (AED) initiation in the United States.