- Dysautonomia and neurocardiogenic syncopeK A McLeod
Department of Cardiology, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Yorkhill NHS Trust, Glasgow, UK
Curr Opin Cardiol 16:92-6. 2001..Cardiac pacing is effective for those patients with severe episodes and demonstrated asystole. It is not known whether pacing would be effective for the majority who have neurally mediated syncope without significant bradycardia...
- Syncope in childhoodK A McLeod
Department of Cardiology, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Yorkhill NHS Trust, Glasgow G3 8SJ, UK
Arch Dis Child 88:350-3. 2003..Drug treatment is reserved for those with more frequent and severe attacks. Cardiac pacemakers should be reserved for those with very severe symptoms who are refractory to drug therapy...
- Hypoglycaemic syncope in children secondary to beta-blockersT Hussain
Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Dalnair Street, Glasgow G3 8SJ, UK
Arch Dis Child 94:968-9. 2009..We demonstrate how such an episode may be misinterpreted as an arrhythmic event and how this could lead to inappropriate escalation of medical therapy or even implantation of an automatic implantable cardiac defibrillator...