TITLE

Fainting: cause for alarm?

PUB. DATE
January 2016
SOURCE
Healthy Years;Jan2016, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the possible causes for fainting citing reference to a study published in the journal "Neurology." Topics discussed include fainting due to temporary drop in blood pressure; various serious medical issue responsible for frequent fainting like heart blockage, heart arrhythmia, and pulmonary embolism (PE); and the role of vasovagal syncope in contributing to fainting.
ACCESSION #
111523966

 

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