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 adults (aged 18 years and older).
It was previously called the quality standard for the epilepsies in adults.
Seizure Seizures are symptoms of a brain problem. A seizure is a sudden. . . .
Epilepsy is a brain disorder characterized by a predisposition to generate. . . .
What Causes Epilepsy? In most of the epilepsy cases, a cause cannot be. . . .
Treating Epilepsy Treatment of epilepsy is usually focused on controlling. . . .
How to prevent seizures? The cause of epilepsy is often not known, therefore. . . .
What is Epilepsy? Epilepsy is a chronic disorder. It is the. . . .