Encephalitis is an inflammation of the brain caused by an infection or through the immune system attacking the brain in error.
This booklet provides key information about the type of issues that
people may have after encephalitis, why rehabilitation/support from
professionals and families are important and what options for
self-help are available.
The Encephalitis in children. A guide follows the child and their family's journey from hospital ward to rehabilitation settings, school and home, hoping to direct them through the maze of health care, education and social care.
This Guide aims to support GPs by providing evidence-based and up-to-date information to help with recognising and managing the acute symptoms and after-effects of encephalitis and acquired brain injury.