The National Institute for Health and
Clinical Excellence is an independent organisation
which provides national guidelines on promoting good
health and preventing and treating ill health.
For epilepsy the following are available:
- The diagnosis and management
of the epilepsies in adults and children in primary and
secondary care. Available from the NICE website
www.nice.org.uk Reference no:CG020 Nice Guideline you
will also find links to quick reference guidelines for
either adults or children.
- The diagnosis and care of
children and adults with epilepsy –understanding the
NICE guidance- information for people with epilepsy,
their families and carers and the public. Available
from the NICE website www.nice.org.uk Reference no:
CG020 children quick reference guide, or from the NHS
response line Tel: 0870 1555 455 Ref no.