Exertional syncope and presyncope: faint signs of underlying problems.

@article{McAward2005ExertionalSA,
  title={Exertional syncope and presyncope: faint signs of underlying problems.},
  author={Kevin J McAward and James M Moriarity},
  journal={The Physician and sportsmedicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={33 11},
  pages={7-20}
}
Physicians often see patients who have syncope or presyncope, but episodes associated with exercise are uncommon. Transient syncopal episodes usually require minimal evaluation and intervention. Most cases of exercise-associated syncope have neurocardiogenic origins and are benign, but fainting may signal a potentially fatal underlying problem. More serious causes of exertional syncope include structural cardiovascular abnormalities and cardiac arrhythmias. All physicians who care for active… CONTINUE READING

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