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Palpitations and syncope in primary care

Cardiology in general practice

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T-LoC/Blackouts

Sister Sarah Collitt, on behalf of Dr Adam Fitzpatrick

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Syncope and Cardiovascular causes of falls in older people

Professor T.Masud

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Synopsis of the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence
Guideline for Management of Transient Loss of Consciousness

Annals of Internal Medicine
Paul N. Cooper; Maggie Westby; David W. Pitcher; and Ian Bullock

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Summaries for Patients

 

Management of Transient Loss of Consciousness: National
Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence Guideline

Annals of Internal Medicine

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Syncope and Your Heart

If you have experienced an episode of syncope, it could be related to your heart. What should you do? For more information, watch the below video featuring Nelson Prager, MD, a specialist in cardiac electrophysiology. In this video from our October 11, 2011 seminar, Dr. Prager discusses syncope, its causes, implications and treatments

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NHS Improvement – providing practical support to primary care

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Effectiveness of Midodrine treatment in patients with recurrent vasovagal syncope not responding to non-pharmacological treatment (STAND-trial)

Europace (2011) 13, 1639–1647, doi:10.1093/europace/eur200
Jacobus J.C.M. Romme, Nynke van Dijk, Ingeborg K. Go-Scho¨n3, Johannes B. Reitsma, and Wouter Wieling

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Clustering syncope in a young male with temporal lobe seizures

Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology 2006, 48: 687–689 687
Fanny Dubois-Teklali, Marie-Ange Nguyen-Morel, Wilfried Vadot, Stephanie Douchin, Pascal Defaye, Laurent Vercueil

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Synopsis of the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence Guideline for Management of Transient Loss of Consciousness

Annals of Internal Medicine
Paul N. Cooper; Maggie Westby; David W. Pitcher; and Ian Bullock

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Management of Transient Loss of Consciousness: National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence Guideline

Annals of Internal Medicine
Summaries for patients

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Dizziness and Pre-Syncope: An Unusual Clinical Presentation of a Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection as Revealed by Optical Coherence Tomography

Journal of the American College of Cardiology
Matthias Hasun, Robert Manka, Thomas F. Lüscher, and Ulf Landmesser

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The Elusive Pathophysiology of Neurally Mediated Syncope

Circulation 2000, 102:2898-2906
Rogelio Mosqueda-Garcia, Raffaello Furlan, Jens Tank MD, Roxana Fernandez-Violante

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Syncope Due to Idiopathic Paroxysmal Atrioventricular Block: Long-Term
Follow-Up of a Distinct Form of Atrioventricular Block

J. Am. Coll. Cardiol. published online May 11, 2011;
Michele Brignole, Jean-Claude Deharo, Luc De Roy, Carlo Menozzi, Dominique Blommaert, Lara Dabiri, Jean Ruf, and Regis Guieu

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What Is the Most Cost- Effective Evaluation for a First Syncopal Episode?

The Hospitalist Online
P.L. Wander, Jennifer Best

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Recurrent Syncope in a Cancer Patient: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Jyoti Sharma, MD, Anne H. Dougherty, MD

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Transient loss of consciousness and syncope in children and young people: what you need to know

K Martin, G Bates and W P Whitehouse
Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed 2010 95: 66-72

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10 Steps before you refer for: Syncope

British Journal of Cardiology, Volume 17, Issue 1, January/February 2010
Matthew Fay and Richard Sutton

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Cerebral Syncope in children

Antonio Rodriguez-Nunez, Santiago Fernandez-Cebrian, Alejandro Perez-Munuzuri, Federico Martinon-Torres, Jesus Eirls-Punal, and Jose Maria Martinon-Sanchez

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Cerebral Syncope: Insights from Valsalva Maneuver

European Neurology, 2005;54:98–102
Yu-Ming Chuang, Han-Haw Hu, and Po-Jung Pan

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Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of syncope (version 2009) European Society of Cardiology Guidelines

The British Journal of Cardiology
Ali Ibrahim, Lobban Trudie, Sutton Richard, Everitt Alex, Francis Darrel P,’Emergence of Rapid Access Blackout Clinic’, The British Journal of Cardiology, Vol 16, Issue, 2009 1, 22-27

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Nursing Times, Vol 5, No 8, 2009

Meyer Andrea, ‘Transient Loss of Consciousness 1: causes and impact of misdiagnosis’, Nursing Times, Vol 5, No 8, 2009, 16-18

Nursing Times, 105, No 9, 2009

Meyer Andrea, ‘Transient Loss of Consciousness 2: patient pathways and the nurse’s role’, Nursing Times, 105, No 9, 2009, 16-18
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Psychogenic Syncope? A Cautionary Note

Khalil Kanjawal, Beverly Karabin, Yousef Kanjwal, Blair P. Grubb
PACE Vol.32

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Quality of Life in Syncopal Patients

Nynke van Dijk - Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam
Mirjam A. Sprangers - Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam
Nancy Colman - Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam
Wouter Wieling - Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam
Mark Linzer - University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin

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