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Epileptic Disorders

The Educational Journal of the

Mind-stretching faints Volume 9, numéro 4, December 2007

Auteurs
Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands, Fraser of Allander Neurosciences Unit, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, Scotland, Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Mots-clés : stretch syncope, transient loss of consciousness, Valsalva, seizure
  • DOI : 10.1684/epd.2007.0134
  • Page(s) : 418-23
  • Année de parution : 2007

Auteur(s) : Roland D Thijs1, J Gert van Dijk1, John BP Stephenson2, Wouter Wieling3 1Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands 2Fraser of Allander Neurosciences Unit, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, Scotland 3Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Syncope has been defined as a transient, brief, self-limited loss of consciousness due to global cerebral hypoperfusion (Brignole [...]