Provides an excellent introduction to epilepsy. It covers the following: what is epilepsy, diagnosis, types of seizures, first aid, emergency first aid and social issues. It contains footage of actual seizures taking place, highlighting the most common types. Gives professionals like teachers, careers officers and social services staff a good grounding of the basic facts about epilepsy and how to manage it.
This film reflects the medical understanding and treatment and language of the time it was made. The imagery and film quality may not be to modern standards but is useful for archival use.
This programme can be rented on our Video on Demand system for £2.00. For this you can view as often as you like within a 48 hour period of your purchase.