The accuracy of anatomical landmarks for locating the carotid sinus.

Abstract

BACKGROUND carotid sinus massage (CSM) is a valuable clinical test for carotid sinus syndrome (CSS) and relies on accurately locating the carotid sinus (CS). OBJECTIVE in this study, we sought to examine the accuracy of using anatomical landmarks for locating the CS. METHODS consecutive patients (n = 20) were recruited prospectively. Two clinicians… (More)

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