QT and P wave dispersion and heart rate variability in patients with Dravet syndrome

@article{Ergul2012QTAP,
  title={QT and P wave dispersion and heart rate variability in patients with Dravet syndrome},
  author={Yakup Ergul and Barış Ekici and Burak Tatli and Kemal Nişli and Meral Ozmen},
  journal={Acta Neurologica Belgica},
  year={2012},
  volume={113},
  pages={161-166}
}
SCN1A mutations are found in up to 80 % of patients with Dravet syndrome (DS), and the sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) rate is higher in DS than in most forms of severe epilepsy. The aim of this study is to examine the autonomic cardiac function and the risk of arrhythmia in DS patients by evaluating QT and P wave dispersion and heart rate… CONTINUE READING