What do you do with a 12 year old having a second seizure? Or if your nanny has her first seizure? Practical answers in just 13 minutes.
Always get a screening ECG in patients with new onset “seizures”!
- Remember that juvenile T-wave abnormalities (TWI in V1-V3 through age 8) are normal and can persist in young females (persistent juvenile T-wave pattern).
- Evaluate ECG for dysrhythmias and syncope (especially prolonged QT)