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ASN guideline on Management of A New Onset Seizure in Children and Adults  launched

This guideline has been developed for use by any medical practitioner engaged in the assessment of patients presenting with suspected seizures. It addresses the approach to be taken for an adult and a child separately. This guideline is based on the best possible evidence and guidelines laid down by the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) and reflect the highest standard of care expected in the management of cases of suspected seizures/ epilepsy. This document was developed with the consensus of the contributors and has been endorsed by the Association of Sri Lankan Neurologists. It provides recommendations only. This guideline is up to date as of August 2023. Download >

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ASN is the national representative body for promoting education, training and research in Neurology within Sri Lanka.

Prof. Saraji Wijesekara,

President 2024/25

President's message

As we embark on another remarkable year, it is with great honour and privilege that I greet you as the 18thPresident of the Association of Sri Lankan Neurologists. more…


Prof. Saraji Wijesekara elected as the President of ASN for 2024/25

ASN Council 2024/25 elected >


ASN partnered with Encephalitis International and the Colombo Lotus Tower for World Encephalitis Day on February 22nd
National guideline for management of stroke in Sri Lanka launched. Download >
Sri Lanka wins the WCN 2023 Tournament of the Minds in Montreal
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