The postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome: a neurocardiogenic variant identified during head-up tilt table testing.

@article{Grubb1997ThePO,
  title={The postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome: a neurocardiogenic variant identified during head-up tilt table testing.},
  author={Blair P Grubb and Daniel J. Kosinski and K Boehm and Katrinka T. Kip},
  journal={Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE},
  year={1997},
  volume={20 9 Pt 1},
  pages={2205-12}
}
Head upright tilt table testing has emerged as an accepted modality for identifying an individual's predisposition to episodes of autonomically mediated hypotension and bradycardia that are sufficiently profound so that transient loss of consciousness ensues (neurocardiogenic syncope). However it has also become apparent that less dramatic falls in blood pressure, while not sufficient to cause full syncope, may produce symptoms such as near syncope, vertigo, dizziness, and TIA-like episodes. We… CONTINUE READING

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