Syncope: Mechanisms and Management, 2nd Edition
April 2005, Wiley-Blackwell
Chapter 2: Neurocardiogenic Syncope.
Chapter 3: Dysautonomic (Orthostatic) Syncope.
Chapter 4: Bradyarrhythmias as a Cause of Syncope.
Chapter 5: Tachyarrhythmias as a Cause of Syncope.
Chapter 6: Use of Electrophysiologic Studies in Syncope: Practical Aspects of Diagnosis and Management.
Chapter 7: Tilt Table Testing.
Chapter 8: Use of Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators in Patients With Syncope.
Chapter 9: Neurologic Causes of Syncope.
Chapter 10: Structural and Obstructive Causes of Cardiovascular Syncope.
Chapter 11: Inherited Arrhythmic and Related Causes of Syncope.
Chapter 12: Psychiatric Disorders in Patients With Syncope.
Chapter 13: Postural Tachycardia, Orthostatic Intolerance and the Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.
Chapter 14: Carotid Sinus Hypersensitivity.
Chapter 15: Miscellaneous Causes of Syncope.
Chapter 16: Syncope in the Child and Adolescent.
Chapter 17: Syncope in the Athlete.
Chapter 18: Syncope in the Elderly.
Chapter 19: The Implantable Loop Recorder for Diagnosis of Unexplained Syncope.
Chapter 20: Driving and Syncope.
Chapter 21: Syncope and the Law
Brian Olshansky, MD is Professor of Internal Medicine and Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology at the University of Iowa Hospitals.
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