Am J Ther 2017 Aug 16. Epub 2017 Aug 16.
1Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH; 2The Integrated Center for Cardiovascular and Electrical Diseases, Amman, Jordan; 3Baylor Scott and White Memorial Hospital, Temple, TX; 4University of Connecticut/Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT; 5Univerisdad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC), Lima, Peru; and 6Jordan Hospital & Medical Center, Amman, Jordan.
: Neurocardiogenic syncope (NCS) is a common form of syncope. Although selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and other medications have been used to treat NCS with variable success, there is no consensus regarding a first-line therapy.Study Question
: To assess the effects of citalopram in NCS and to examine the effect of diagnostic use of the head-up tilt table (HUTT) versus empirical diagnosis on patient outcome. Read More