Pre-ictal autonomic changes.

@article{Delamont2011PreictalAC,
  title={Pre-ictal autonomic changes.},
  author={Robert Shane Delamont and Matthew C. Walker},
  journal={Epilepsy research},
  year={2011},
  volume={97 3},
  pages={267-72}
}
Autonomic measures frequently alter with seizure activity and with brain state and so theoretically, there could be pre-ictal changes in autonomic function. However, there are considerable confounders. First, the measurement of autonomic function is not straightforward; heart rate and measures derived form heart rate have been those that have used the most in assessing changes in autonomic function. Second, autonomic function can vary considerably over the 24h cycle and can change suddenly… CONTINUE READING