The public discussion of the Master Thesis tagged was held at the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Kufa on Tuesday morning 26 / 2 / 2019 at 10:00 am and at the Faculty of Nursing major Hall, which was presented by the student Hala Basim Jawad and entitled: (risk factors related to epilepsy among children in Najaf governorate: the study of the witness and the case) of Pediatric Nursing branch, under the supervision of Assist. Prof. Dr. Shukria Shadhan Al-Eakili , The discussion committee consisted of prof. Dr. Ra’ed Mohammed Ridha College of Medicine, University of Baghdad, Assist. Prof. Dr. Afifa Ridha Aziz and the consultant doctor Mohsen Mohammed Mussa Al-Najim, Al-Furat Al-Awsat Center of Neuroscience.
The aim of the study was to identify the risk factors associated with epilepsy in children.
The study recommended the need for a health education program on risk factors for epilepsy to increase parents’ awareness and an educational program on avoiding risk factors for epilepsy.