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Hereditary ATTR amyloidosis

Hereditary ATTR amyloidosis

Explore the pathophysiology, epidemiology and multi-system symptoms associated with hereditary ATTR amyloidosis, as well as how to achieve an early and accurate diagnosis.

EPNS 2019 Congress Highlights

EPNS 2019 Congress Highlights

The epgonline.org team is creating daily reports from the 13th European Paediatric Neurology Society (EPNS) Congress, held in Athens, Greece from 17th to 21st September 2019, to bring you coverage of cutting-edge science and advances in clinical care across all fields of paediatric neurology. 

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2018 ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of syncope

The document aims to be patient-orientated and focused on therapy, and to reduce the risk of recurrence and the life-threatening consequences of syncope recurrence.

Added 10 years ago

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Journal articles

Diagnostic value of serum brain natriuretic peptide in syncope in children and adolescents

Aim: This study was designed to evaluate the diagnostic value of B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) in syncope in children and...

Added 6 years ago

Comparison of Surgical Septal Myectomy to Medical Therapy Alone in Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy and Syncope

The presence of syncope despite medical therapy in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HC) is considered an indication for surgical myectomy;...

Added 7 years ago

The prevalence of Neurally Mediated Syncope in older patients presenting with unexplained falls

Aims: To determine the prevalence and clinical significance of carotid sinus syndrome (CSS) and vasovagal syncope (VVS), the two common...

Added 8 years ago

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Loss of consciousness - red flag symptoms

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MIMS Learning - Monthly Index of Medical Specialities
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