Clin Pediatr (Phila) volume 59, issue 2, P127-133 2019 DOI: 10.1177/0009922819885660 View full text
Ayush Gupta, Margaret Menoch, Kelly Levasseur, Ismael E. Gonzalez

Abstract: Objectives. The primary objective is to determine the frequency of history findings associated with cardiac syncope. Second, to determine the frequency of abnormal electrocardiograms (EKG) in patients presenting with typical vasovagal syncope. Methods. Retrospective chart review from January 2006 to April 2017 of children aged 5 to 18 years presenting to the emergency department with a chief complaint of syncope. Target population was all patients with first episode of syncope and a documented EKG. Excluded p…

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