Table 1

Participant inclusion/exclusion criteria for study

Inclusion criteriaExclusion criteria
  • Aged 16 years or older.

  • Presented in emergency department following a suspected seizure, regardless of whether they had a previous clinical diagnosis of epilepsy.

  • Provoked seizure (eg, alcohol withdrawal).

  • Event considered unlikely to be an seizure (eg, syncope).

  • Reside outside of Walton Centre’s catchment area.

  • Learning disability.

  • Not fluent in written or spoken English.