Seizure Management Including Buccal Midazolam
  • Description

Title: Seizure Management, including Buccal Midazolam

Duration: 1 Days 

Maximum Students: 12 

Certification: Awarding Body or In House 

 

Our seizure management and BuccalMidalozam training course offers an understanding of epilepsy, along with the simulated administration of rescue medication.

While Buccal Midazolam is the most frequently prescribed rescue medication for prolonged or cluster epilepsy seizures, our fully trained and qualified nurse instructors can also deliver bespoke seizure management and rescue medication administration training should your requirements also include the prescription and use of:

• Rectal diazepam

• Rectal paraldehyde

When faced with a patient or service user suffering from an epileptic seizure, fast action and the correct administration of medication is essential in order to treat the casualty effectively. Our experts are happy to offer their advice and deliver customised epilepsy and seizure management training programmes designed to meet your specific needs.

 

By the end of this course, learners will understand:

• Identifying and understanding emergency prolonged or cluster seizures

• Types of rescue medication currently available

• NICE guidelines for the treatment and management of epilepsy seizures

• The benefits and risks of rescue medication

• The Seizure Management Plan and rescue medication prescription

• The pros and cons of Buccal Midazolam, Rectal Diazepam and Rectal Paraldehyde

• Administering rescue medication (dependant on and specific to the local needs assessment)

• Administration aftercare and management

• Health and Safety requirements including storage of medication

 

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