Seizure, Syncope and Sudden Collapse Dr Peter Kas

Seizure, Syncope and Sudden Collapse, By Associate Professor Peter Kas, looks at the causes of syncope and simplifies these causes by looking at two broad categories; Is it cardiac or Not? Is it syncope PLUS something else? The aim is to exclude the cardiac causes of syncope and those causes that aren’t cardiac but are…

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Syncope

Syncope is one of those conditions you either love or hate. I certainly have at least five presentations of patients with syncope per shift. Having an approach to those patients certainly helps minimise missing the big stuff. Remember that syncope is a symptom and we need to find the diagnosis. The detective work is about…

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