This quality standard defines clinical best practice within this topic area. It provides specific, concise quality statements, measures and audience descriptors to provide the public, health and social care professionals, commissioners and service providers with definitions of high-quality care. This quality standard covers the diagnosis and management of the epilepsies in children and young people aged up to 18 years.
It was previously called the quality standard for the epilepsies in children and young people.
What is Epilepsy? Epilepsy is a chronic disorder. It is the. . . .
Treating Epilepsy Treatment of epilepsy is usually focused on controlling. . . .
Signs of Symptoms of Epilepsy The most important symptoms of epilepsy are. . . .
How to prevent seizures? The cause of epilepsy is often not known, therefore. . . .
Seizure Seizures are symptoms of a brain problem. A seizure is a sudden. . . .
What Causes Epilepsy? In most of the epilepsy cases, a cause cannot be. . . .