Adult Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department With Seizures

Publication Date: January 1, 2014
Last Updated: March 14, 2022

Recommendations

Patient Management

Emergency physicians need not initiate antiepileptic medication in the ED for patients who have had a first provoked seizure. Precipitating medical conditions should be identified and treated. (C)
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Overview

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Adult Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department With Seizures

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