Morten I. Lossius (born 1962) senior consultant, dr. med. and specialist in neurology. His doctoral thesis was based on studies of the discontinuation of antiepileptic drugs in seizure-free adults. He is director of the research group at the Norwegian National Centre for Epilepsy (SSE). He had the idea for the article and wrote the first draft.
The author has completed the ICMJE form and declares the following conflicts of interest: He has received fees from Eisai and UCB for lectures and participation in the advisory group.
National Centre for Epilepsy (SSE), Oslo University Hospital, Norway