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