|Related to/Also known as|
|Symptoms||Encephalitis is an inflammation of the brain, usually occurring as a result of viral infection.|
|Types|| Many types including:
|Useful national contacts||Encephalitis Society
Tel. 01653 699599
|News and events|
|Online resources||Research projects in need of volunteers (Encephalitis Society website)
Researchers looking into the effects of encephalitis on the brain are looking for healthy volunteers for testing (King's College London)
The library at The Brain Charity has a range of reference resources on this condition and on a wide range of disability-related issues.
We have copies of the Encephalitis Society's guidebooks Encepahalitis in Adults and Encephalitis in Children, which are also available to download as PDF files from the Encephalitis Society's website.
Our library includes a copy of the book Medikidz Explain Encephalitis, which is also available to buy from the Encephaltis Society.