Half of Patients
Admitted to the Hospital for Syncope
Leave without a Diagnosis.¹
Cardiac syncope can be a predictor of sudden cardiac death.5
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Mendu ML, McAvay G, Lampert R, Stoehr J, Tinetti ME. Yield of diagnostic tests in evaluating syncopal episodes in older patients. Arch Intern Med. July 27, 2009;169(14):1299-1305.
Data obtained from CDC National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NHAMCS) from the years 2008-2014.
Shen WK, Sheldon RS, Benditt DG, et al. 2017 ACC/AHA/HRS Guideline for the Evaluation and Management of Patients With Syncope: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines, and the Heart Rhythm Society. J Am Coll Cardiol. August 1, 2017;70(5):e39-e110.
Brignole M, Moya A, de Lange F, et al. 2018 ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of syncope. Eur Heart J. June 1, 2018;39(21):1883-1948.
Brugada R, et al., eds. Clinical Approach to Sudden Cardiac Death Syndromes. London: Springer-Verlag; 2010.
Soteriades ES, Evans JC, Larson MG, et al. Incidence and prognosis of syncope. N Engl J Med. September 19, 2002;347(12):878-885.
Reference the Reveal LINQ ICM Clinician Manual for usage parameters.
Brignole M, Auricchio A, Baron-Esquivias G, et al. 2013 ESC Guidelines on cardiac pacing and cardiac resynchronization therapy. Eur Heart J. August 2013;34(29):2281-2329.
NICE Clinical Syncope Guideline CG109, 2010. Available at https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/cg109. Accessed April 9, 2021.
Furukawa T, Maggi R, Bertolone C, Fontana D, Brignole M. Additional diagnostic value of very prolonged observation by implantable loop recorder in patients with unexplained syncope. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. January 2012;23(1):67-71.