Patients and their families may sometimes feel the approach to their care is not part of a well-structured plan. The outline here shows the recommendations of experts in seizure management. The professional organizations of these physicians have published these strategies in various forums. Patients and their families should expect these steps from their physicians if the best level of care is to be maintained.
Sometimes patients may wish to not accept these recommendations but these strategies are based on evidence and treatment trials. These are the pathways that help the largest number of patients and are therefore most advisable.