Eyeball pressure testing in the evaluation of serious bradyarrhythmias in Guillain-Barré syndrome.

@article{Flachenecker1996EyeballPT,
  title={Eyeball pressure testing in the evaluation of serious bradyarrhythmias in Guillain-Barr{\'e} syndrome.},
  author={Peter Flachenecker and Wolfgang Muellges and Peter J Wermuth and H. P. Hartung and Karlheinz Reiners},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={1996},
  volume={47 1},
  pages={102-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the usefulness of eyeball pressure testing (EP) as an indicator for impending serious bradyarrhythmias in patients with Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) and its relationship to motor disability. BACKGROUND Autonomic dysfunction is a common complication in GBS and accounts for a significant number of deaths. Serious bradyarrhythmias are thought to occur only in severe cases but are difficult to predict. METHODS/DESIGN In 13 consecutive patients with GBS aged 29 to 70… CONTINUE READING

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