History of syncope during or immediately after exertion is concerning for cardiac syncope.
Neurally mediated syncope is preceded by blurred vision, palpitations, nausea, warmth, diapho...
Increased salt intake may help if not otherwise contraindicated (2)[C].
Maintain fluid intake.
Identify and avoid precipitating events or situations.
Avoid dehydration, ...
398665005 Vasovagal syncope (disorder)
398652001 Vasovagal attack (disorder)
248229009 Vasovagal symptom (finding)
A careful history of the events preceding the syncopal episode helps guide evaluation and management.
Rule out cardiac or neurogenic syncope.
Prodrome is common with reflex syncope.
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