Guidelines on training carers to treat epileptic seizures
Guidelines on training carers who oversee the use of buccal midazolam, the first-line emergency treatment for an epileptic seizure in the community, have been issued by the Epilepsy Nurses Association
Epilepsy is a serious neurological condition that can affect anyone, at any age, according to the charity Epilepsy Action . The condition affects around one in every 100 people in the UK. Every day, 87 people are diagnosed.
Buccal midazolam is recognised as the first-line emergency treatment used during a seizure in the community.
Training guidelines for administering buccal (oromucosal) midazolam for people with epilepsy in the community have been issued by...
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