A study of 178 consecutive vasovagal syncopal reactions from the perspective of safety

@article{Newman2001ASO,
  title={A study of 178 consecutive vasovagal syncopal reactions from the perspective of safety},
  author={B. Newman and S. Graves},
  journal={Transfusion},
  year={2001},
  volume={41}
}
  • B. Newman, S. Graves
  • Published 2001
  • Medicine
  • Transfusion
  • BACKGROUND: While vasovagal syncopal reactions have been studied in the past, there are several safety questions that could be further addressed. The purpose of this study was to address these safety questions. 
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