Do Not Do Recommendation

 

Regular blood test monitoring in children and young people is not recommended as routine, and should be done only if clinically indicated and recommended by the specialist.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:

Regular blood test monitoring in children and young people is not recommended as routine, and should be done only if clinically indicated and recommended by the specialist.

Interventions:
Regular blood test monitoring of anti-epileptic drugs

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Epilepsies: diagnosis and management (CG137)
Published date:
June 2016
Paragraph number:
1.9.17.8
Page number:
38

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