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Initial evaluation of the adult patient with suspected epilepsy

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This education is accredited: RACGP 4 CPD, ACRRM 2 CME PD.

This module will guide you through initial evaluation and investigation of suspected epilepsy, to facilitate early and effective specialist referral for confirmation of diagnosis and to initiate management.

By completing this learning activity, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the essential elements of the initial evaluation of a first seizure presentation
  • Identify patient education and support resources for first seizure counselling
  • Review the classification of seizure types
  • Recognise the importance of early specialist referral to confirm diagnosis
  • Explain the supporting information and investigations to accompany specialist referral.

This activity is sponsored by UCB.

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Components
Initial evaluation of the adult patient with suspected epilepsy – Predisposing Activity
Initial evaluation of the adult patient with suspected epilepsy – Education
Initial evaluation of the adult patient with suspected epilepsy – Evaluation