Self-Management for People with Epilepsy and a History of Negative Health Events (SMART): Targeting Rural and Underserved People with Epilepsy
HEALTHY PARTICIPANTS: No
Purpose of Study
The purpose of this research study is to evaluate whether educational and behavioral interventions intended to enhance treatment adherence and self-management can help reduce negative health events and improve quality of life. The SMART program is an on-line group-format epilepsy self-management intervention that had been demonstrated to reduce epilepsy-related complications and improve quality of life and physical and mental health functioning.
Who Can Participate
Participants 18 years and older with a current diagnosis of epilepsy may be eligible for this study.