5 Other versions of this guideline
The full guideline, 'The epilepsies: the diagnosis and management of the epilepsies in adults and children in primary and secondary care (a partial update of clinical guideline 20)', contains details of the methods and evidence used to develop the guideline. It is published by the National Clinical Guideline Centre, and is available from our website.
The recommendations from this guideline have been incorporated into a NICE pathway.
NICE has produced information for the public explaining this guideline.
We encourage NHS and voluntary sector organisations to use text from this information in their own materials about epilepsy.