Epilepsy Res 2021 Aug 8;174:106662. Epub 2021 May 8.
Center for Applied Neuroscience, University Hospital (HU), UFSC, Florianópolis, SC, Brazil; Graduate Program in Neuroscience, UFSC, Florianópolis, SC, Brazil; Neurology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, UFSC, Florianópolis, SC, Brazil; Graduate Program in Medical Sciences, UFSC, Florianópolis, Brazil; Center for Epilepsy Surgery of Santa Catarina (CEPESC), HU, UFSC, Florianópolis, SC, Brazil. Electronic address:
Autonomic dysfunction in epilepsy is well-described. Heart rate variability (HRV) is a useful method to evaluate autonomic cardiac tone. Cardiac dysfunction may be involved in sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP). Read More