Evaluating Tilt Table Testing in Syncope 1: The Procedure

Nurs Times. 2008 May 20-26;104(20):28-9.

Abstract

This is the first of a two-part unit on syncope and the value of tilt table testing. This part discusses background information on syncope, physiology, the procedure of tilt table testing, and indications and contraindications for it.

Publication types

  • Evaluation Study

MeSH terms

  • Contraindications
  • Humans
  • Syncope / diagnosis*
  • Syncope / etiology
  • Syncope / physiopathology
  • Tilt-Table Test*
  • United Kingdom