The American Epilepsy Society is a trusted source of evidence-based clinical guidance for epilepsy specialists and other healthcare providers. 


AES Clinical Guidance in Development

  • AES/Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) Epilepsy Surgery Systematic Review and Guideline
    The draft protocol public comment period closed on November 20, 2022. Comments are currently under review, and the protocol will be posted on this page and submitted to PROSPERO once finalized.
  • AES/American Clinical Neurophysiology Society (ACNS) Electrocorticography (ECoG) Systematic Review and Guideline
  • Neurocritical Care Society (NCS)/AES Status Epilepticus Systematic Review and Guideline


AES Clinical Practice Guideline Development Manual (2020)
This manual outlines principles and processes intended to guide AES-led workgroups in the development of high-quality clinical guidance products consistent with broadly-accepted, evidence-based principles and processes appropriate to the needs of the epilepsy clinical community.

    Evidence-Based Guidelines