Do Not Do Recommendation

 

An electroencephalogram (EEG) should not be used to exclude a diagnosis of epilepsy in a child, young person or adult in whom the clinical presentation supports a diagnosis of a nonepileptic event.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:

An electroencephalogram (EEG) should not be used to exclude a diagnosis of epilepsy in a child, young person or adult in whom the clinical presentation supports a diagnosis of a nonepileptic event.

Interventions:
Electroencephalogram

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Epilepsies: diagnosis and management (CG137)
Published date:
June 2016
Paragraph number:
1.6.7
Page number:
19

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