Randomized comparison of atenolol and fludrocortisone acetate in the treatment of pediatric neurally mediated syncope

William A. Scott*, Giacomo Pongiglione, Burt I. Bromberg, Michael S. Schaffer, Barbara J. Deal, Frank A. Fish, Macdonald Dick

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Abstract

Overall, these results indicate that oral treatment of neurally mediated syncope is safe and efficacious. Further randomized trials in children will be required to determine the significance of a placebo effect, as well as potential differences in results related to the mechanism of syncope.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)400-402
Number of pages3
JournalThe American journal of cardiology
Volume76
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 15 1995

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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