Children with seizures : a guide for parents, teachers, and other professionals /

Dr. Kutscher, in this marvelous book, dispels many of the myths of epilepsy and provides a wonderful review of all aspects of the disorder. He effortlessly moves from diagnosis to treatment to prognosis. Employing humor, common sense, and an outstanding knowledge of epilepsy, Dr. Kutscher's boo...

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Main Author: Kutscher, Martin L.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley, 2006.
Series:JKP essentials.
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Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Children with Seizures: A Guide for Parents, Teachers, and Other Professionals; CONTENTS; FOREWORD; INTRODUCTION; PART 1: OVERVIEW OF SEIZURES AND THEIR CARE; 1. Overview of Seizures; 2. What to Observe During a Seizure; 3. What to Do During a Seizure; 4. Accident Precautions; 5. Medical Evaulation of Seizures; 6. To Treat or Not, and When to Stop?; 7. Treatment with Medications; 8. Treatment Options other than Medication; 9. For Kids to Read with Their Parents: What Are Seizures, Anyway?; 10. Chapter on (and for) Teens with Epilepsy; PART 2: INDIVIDUAL EPILEPSY SYNDROMES.