Prevalence and Clinical Outcomes of Patients With Multiple Potential Causes of Syncope
- Look for psychiatric disorders in patients with unexplained syncope. // Modern Medicine;Apr96, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p41
Presents an abstract of the article entitled `Psychiatric illnesses in patients with syncope,' by W.N. Kapoor, M. Fortunato, B.H. Hanusa, et al. which was published in the November 1995 issue of the `American Journal of Medicine.'
- Vasodepressor carotid sinus syncope. Rentmeester, Timothy; Van Zile, Jonathan; Van Hal, Mary; Levene, Donald // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);9/22/1984, Vol. 289 Issue 6447, p720
Describes a patient with vasodepressor carotid sinus syncope. Characterization of syncope episodes; Significance of the ephedrine and fludrocortisone; Outcome on the combination of drug treatment with vasoconstrictor and plasma volume expander.
- Lying and standing BP test will exclude syncope. // Pulse;11/2/2011, Vol. 71 Issue 36, p11
The article offers tips on performing a lying and standing blood pressure (BP) test in patients with syncope according to a case-based learning module, which suggests that patients should have a 12-lead electrocardiography (ECG) to monitor arrhythmias and should exclude suyncope.
- Research briefs. // GP: General Practitioner;1/6/2003, p4
Presents various research conducted in the field of medicine. Inattention towards the driving advice given by general practitioners to patients diagnosed with syncope; Development of multiple sclerosis in operation theatre nurses; Reasons for the rise in defensive practice by psychiatrists.
- CARDIAC AMYLOIDOSIS. Le, Dan; Zaid, Rasheed; Dela Cruz, Jeffrey; Nabi, Faisal; Little, Stephen; Shah, Dipan // Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal;Apr-Jun2014, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p130
The article presents a case study of a 60-year-old man diagnosed with diastolic dysfunction, syncope, and first-degree atrioventricular block, saying that the patient undergo cardiac magnetic resonance imaging which showed moderate-severe left ventricular hypertrophy.
- Syncope in Patients with Chronic Bifascicular Block. Dhingra, Ramesh C.; Denes, Pablo; Wu, Delon; Chuquimia, Ruben; Amat-Y-Leon, Fernando; Wyndham, Christopher; Rosen, Kenneth M. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Sep74, Vol. 81 Issue 3, p302
Examines syncope in patients with chronic bifascicular block. Functioning fascicles of the intraventricular conduction system; Probable causes of syncope among the patients; Risk of sudden death in syncope patients.
- Hepatic haemorrhage after thrombolytic administration in a patient with myocardial infarction who had a trauma: are we missing something? Akay, S.; Dikme, O. // Emergency Medicine Journal;Apr2008, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p237
The article discusses the medical case of a 64-year-old man who had syncope following sudden onset of chest pain and who was later diagnosed with myocardial infarction. The hepatic hemorrhage that occurred after thrombolytic administration led coronary care doctors to perform abdominal...
- Gender Difference in Patients with Recurrent Neurally Mediated Syncope. Jungwae Park; Shin Yi Jang; Hye Ran Yim; Young Keun On; June Huh; Dae-Hee Shin; Jun Hyung Kim; June Soo Kim // Yonsei Medical Journal;7/1/2010, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p499
Purpose: The gender difference of neurally mediated syncope is not well defined in a large patient population. The aim of this study was to evaluate the gender difference of clinical manifestations in patients with neurally mediated syncope who underwent head-up tilt test. Materials and Methods:...
- Towards Improved Care of Postural Tachycardia Syndrome, Inappropriate Sinus Tachycardia and Vasovagal Syncope Patients: A Call to Action in Australia. Lau, Dennis H.; Mahajan, Rajiv; Lee, Geoffrey; Kalman, Jonathan M.; Sanders, Prashanthan // Heart, Lung & Circulation;Jan2016, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p8
No abstract available.