Oromucosal (Buccal) Midazolam is becoming the preferred emergency treatment of prolonged Epileptic Seizures. Used to prevent the condition Status Epilepticus, oromucosal Midazolam is easier to administer than rectal diazepam, and is more readily accepted by both carers and recipients.
KimTrain offers a half day training session in epilepsy awareness and the safe administration of Oromucosal Midazolam.
Understanding seizures and epilepsy
What buccal midazolam is and how it works
When buccal midazolam is used in epilepsy
Demonstration and description of the correct procedure
for the safe and effective administration of the medication
Recognition of potential difficulties
Seizure management plans and recording.
Includes hands-on practice, using "dummy" products and anatomical facial model.
Thanks to Viropharma and Special Products Limited for their support with product specific training materials.