QTc Prolongation in Acute Pediatric Migraine.

  title={QTc Prolongation in Acute Pediatric Migraine.},
  author={Lindsay J. May and Kelly Rae Millar and Karen Maria Barlow and Frank Dicke},
  journal={Pediatric emergency care},
  volume={31 6},
OBJECTIVES Migraine headache is common in pediatrics and is frequently assessed in emergency departments. Altered cardiac conduction, including prolongation of the QTc interval on electrocardiogram, has been observed in adults during migraine headache and resolves interictally. Prolonged QTc is associated with life-threatening arrhythmia, and many acute and… CONTINUE READING