Mechanism of syncope in patients with heart disease and negative electrophysiologic test.

@article{Menozzi2002MechanismOS,
  title={Mechanism of syncope in patients with heart disease and negative electrophysiologic test.},
  author={Carlo Menozzi and Michele Brignole and Roberto Garc{\'i}a-Civera and {\'A}ngel Moya and Gianluca Botto and Lu{\'i}s Tercedor and Roberta Migliorini and Xavier Navarro},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={2002},
  volume={105 23},
  pages={2741-5}
}
BACKGROUND In patients with syncope and structural heart disease, syncope is suspected to be attributable to a primary cardiac arrhythmia, but little is known of its mechanism when electrophysiologic study is unremarkable. METHODS AND RESULTS We applied an implantable loop recorder in 35 patients with overt heart disease at risk of ventricular arrhythmia, because these were patients with previous myocardial infarction or cardiomyopathy with depressed ejection fraction or nonsustained… CONTINUE READING
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