In this correspondence, the pathophysiology of reflex syncope (vasovagal syncope, carotid sinus syndrome, and situational syncope) is reviewed, including clarification of the nomenclature.
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Dr. Benditt is supported in part by a grant in support of heart-brain research from the Dr. Earl E. Bakken family.
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- reflex syncope
- situational syncope
- vasovagal syncope