Table 1

 Characteristics of mothers and their epilepsy

Epilepsy typeNumber (%)Maternal NART (95% CI)No. with one child assessedNo. with one additional siblingNo. with two or more siblings
Idiopathic generalised68 (31)101.1 (98.2 to 103.9)24368
Localisation related141 (64)99.6 (97.5 to 101.7)666015
Unclassified10 (5)98.0 (87.1 to 108.9)541
Total219100.0 (98.3 to 101.7)9510024