Cardiac autonomic dysfunction in West syndrome.

Abstract

BACKGROUND West syndrome is an age-dependent epileptic encephalopathy. Autonomic changes are increasingly being recognized in patients with epilepsy: cardiac autonomic function is mediated by sympathetic and parasympathetic efferent activity to the heart and can provide information on the functional state of the autonomic nervous system. The goal of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2012.05.010

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