Prospective evaluation of patients with syncope: a population-based study.

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PURPOSE To determine the diagnostic yield of a standardized sequential evaluation of patients with syncope in a primary care teaching hospital. PATIENTS AND METHODS All consecutive patients who presented to the emergency department with syncope as a chief complaint were enrolled. Their evaluation included initial and routine clinical examination… (More)

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@article{Sarasin2001ProspectiveEO, title={Prospective evaluation of patients with syncope: a population-based study.}, author={François P. Sarasin and Martine Louis-Simonet and Dolor{\`e}s Carballo and Slim Slama and Arjunan Rajeswaran and Jochen Metzger and Christel Lovis and Petra Unger and Alain F. Junod}, journal={The American journal of medicine}, year={2001}, volume={111 3}, pages={177-84} }