Significance of adenosine-induced atrioventricular block in patients with unexplained syncope Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenosine Triphosphate
  • Syncope

abstract

  • Prolonged adenosine-induced AV block in patients with unexplained syncope failed to predict recurrent syncopal episodes. These data do not support therapeutic interventions (e.g., pacemaker implantation) based on a positive adenosine AV block response alone.

publication date

  • December 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.hrthm.2004.07.021

PubMed ID

  • 15851237

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 664

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 1

number

  • 6