Managing Students with Seizures: A Training for School Nurses
Describe classifications of seizures and epilepsy, potential triggers, and risk factors for seizures and emergencies. Describe common treatments for epilepsy, potential side effects, and when referral to epilepsy specialist is necessary. Provide appropriate first aid for a student during and after a seizure. Implement a Seizure Action Plan in a school environment utilizing safe practices for medication administration. Implement strategies to alleviate psychosocial aspects of epilepsy for students, parent and teachers. Utilize resources to train school personnel on safe care and assistance in students with seizures.
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