Epilepsy: Using Advances in Genetic Testing to Improve Patient Care
Description: One of the leading epilepsy experts, M. Scott Perry, MD, discusses Epilepsy and the importance of understanding the genetic factors that may impact diagnosis and treatment options.
At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:
-- Recognizing clinical situations for which genetic testing provides etiology and may alter treatment
-- Discuss the clinical features, prognosis, evaluation and treatment of epilepsies associated with genetic mutations
-- List how genetic testing impacts prognosis and/or treatment
-- Describe genes which may directly cause or modify presentation in epilepsy syndromes
ASCLS P.A.C.E.® credits available to laboratory professionals through November 6, 2014.