Ictal asystole: A condition between neurology and cardiology
Review articleOpen access
2019/03/01 Full-length article DOI: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2018.09.087
Journal: International Journal of Cardiology
Highlights•Electrical activity spreading through autonomic nervous system areas results in heart rhythm disturbances.•Ictal asystole is a cause of recurrent and unpredictable syncope.•The gold standard for diagnosis is an EEG-ECG, but high clinical suspicion is essential.•Seizure control is the basis of treatment, when it is impossible, pacing therapy should be considered.
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