This online training course covers a wide range of topics relating to seizures within the healthcare industry, such as types of seizures, risk factors and treatment options. The course will take approximately one hour to complete, and at the end of the training there are a number of multiple choice questions based on the course content, which must be answered correctly to pass the course.
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Definitions of Seizure
What are Seizures?
Causes of seizures
Types of Seizures
Signs & Symptoms
Emergency First Aid Interventions
Common Co- Morbidities
Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP)
What is a Syndrome?
Syndromes Associated to Epilepsy
Glossary of Terms
Define the different types of seizures, their symptoms, causes and risk factors.
Describe the main causes of the epilepsies and triggers of seizures.
Understand the vulnerability to the epilepsies in adults, children and young people with learning disabilities and complex neurological conditions.
Discuss the different epilepsies including absences, the types of seizure and their common associated syndromes.
Have an awareness of risk of sudden unexpected death in epilepsy
Have an awareness of non-epileptic seizures
Have an understanding of Febrile Convulsions