Seizures

Return to all Chronic Conditions sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Identify the appropriate diagnostic evaluation for a patient suspected of having a seizure disorder using current guidelines. 
2. Explain the treatment & management of seizure disorders, including long-term medication management, evidence-based treatment options, and care of special populations such as pregnant women. 
3. Utilize a management plan for status epilepticus in the urgent care and emergency department settings. 
4. Implement epilepsy performance measures established by Institute of Medicine in 2012.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
01/17/2017
Course expires: 
01/16/2020
Parent activity set: 

Kate Rowland, MD, MS, FAAFP, Faculty, Rush-Copley Family Medicine Residency; Assistant Professor, Rush Medical College, Aurora, Illinois

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/17/2017
Course expires: 
01/16/2020
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