Children Are Not Just Small Adults: The Urgent Need for High-Quality Trial Evidence in Children

PLoS Med. 2008 Aug 12;5(8):e172. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0050172.


Terry Klassen and colleagues discuss a new study examining whether children and adults with drug-resistant partial epilepsy respond differently to antiepileptic drugs.

Publication types

  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Child
  • Clinical Trials as Topic / standards*
  • Epilepsy / drug therapy
  • Humans
  • Placebos


  • Placebos