Epilepsy


Epilepsy

A three – hour presentation suitable for any member of staff working with people with epilepsy or for staff CPD.

Course content:

  • What Epilepsy is
  • Causes
  • Types of seizure
  • Treatment
  • Medication

A certificate of attendance is issued on completion of the course

Administration of Rectal Diazepam

A two & a half hour presentation, which can be run in conjunction with the epilepsy course or as a stand-alone course

Course content

    • Update on epilepsy including types, causes & triggers
    • Update on the use of diazepam in the treatment of Status Epilepticus
    • Practical demonstration of the use of Diazepam
    • Practical participation in the administration of rectal Diazepam using a lifelike mannequin