Seizure Detection & Tracking

Seizure Detection & Tracking 2020-11-30T11:55:54-05:00

Seizure Alert & Detection Devices

The field of seizure detection is growing and changing constantly. The Foundation will work to keep this information up-to-date as seizure alert and detection devices continue to improve in their efficacy and responsiveness.

The benefits of these devices include:

  • Improved safety & independence
  • Ability to alert caregiver/family member/friend
  • Track seizures and assess whether treatment is working

SAMi Monitor (Camera device to record audio & video of seizure-like activity):
http://www.samialert.com

Emfit (muscle contraction monitor that attaches to a mattress):
https://www.emfit.com/seizure-muscle-contraction-monitor

Watches

Brain Sentinel SPEAC System (utilizing sEMG technology; attaches to bicep): http://speacsystem.com

Seizure Alert Dogs

Financial assistance for seizure alert devices to those with epilepsy is available. To apply for assistance, visit:

Seizure Tracking & Self-Management Tools

These sites provide web and app versions of journals to track your medical history, seizures and other symptoms. Self-management programs help participants learn more about their condition and teach them proven skills to improve their ability to manage their health. Self-management programs can help participants:

  • Follow their medication schedule
  • Reduce their stress or depressive symptoms
  • Help better communicate with health care providers

Epilepsy Foundation My Seizure Diary: https://diary.epilepsy.com

Epsy: https://www.epsyhealth.com

Managing Epilepsy Well Network: https://managingepilepsywell.org

MediSafe: https://www.medisafe.com

SeizAlarm: www.seizalarm.com

Seizure Tracker: https://www.seizuretracker.com

WebEase: http://www.webease.org

As a service to its members and clients, the Epilepsy Foundation Eastern Pennsylvania provides this listing for informational purposes only. The Epilepsy Foundation Eastern Pennsylvania makes no recommendations, guarantees or warranties regarding the services provided.