Distinguishing cardiac syncope from vasovagal syncope in a referral population.

@article{Tretter2013DistinguishingCS,
  title={Distinguishing cardiac syncope from vasovagal syncope in a referral population.},
  author={Justin T Tretter and Rae-Ellen W Kavey},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={2013},
  volume={163 6},
  pages={1618-1623.e1}
}
OBJECTIVE To identify characteristics that distinguish cardiac from vasovagal syncope. STUDY DESIGN We compared characteristics of patients ≤18 years of age with vasovagal and cardiac syncope. Vasovagal syncope subjects represented all patients presenting to outpatient cardiology during a 1-year period for initial evaluation of syncope diagnosed with vasovagal syncope. Cardiac patients were all patients identified by review of diagnoses known to include syncope as a symptom who presented with… CONTINUE READING
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