Do Not Do Recommendation

 

An EEG should be performed only to support a diagnosis of epilepsy in adults in whom the clinical history suggests that the seizure is likely to be epileptic in origin.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:

An EEG should be performed only to support a diagnosis of epilepsy in adults in whom the clinical history suggests that the seizure is likely to be epileptic in origin.

Interventions:
Electroencephalogram

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Epilepsies: diagnosis and management (CG137)
Published date:
June 2016
Paragraph number:
1.6.4
Page number:
19

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