Syncope, also known as fainting, is defined as a short loss of consciousness and
muscle ..... 15% of people. Fainting can occur in "cough syncope". following
severe fits of coughing, such ...
Cough syncope is a well-known entity which results in loss of consciousness
during episodes of cough. It commonly occurs in patients with severe chronic ...
Oct 20, 2015 ... Syncope may occur during violent coughing spells (especially in men) because
of rapid changes in blood pressure. It also may result from ...
Syncope, coughing: The temporary loss of consciousness upon coughing.
Syncope is the temporary loss of consciousness or, in plain English, fainting.
Cough syncope rapidly re- covers in 1-2 second. Although cough syncope has
been classified in vasovagal syncope, it may differ from pathogenetic mechanism
Syncope is a transient loss of consciousness caused by transient global cerebral
... Situational syncope - eg, cough, sneeze, gastrointestinal stimulation ...
Jul 7, 2014 ... Dr P Boon Lim, Consultant Cardiologist & Clinical Lead for the Imperial Syncope
Diagnostic Unit talks about Cough Syncope.
Objectives This study compared hemodynamic and chronotropic responses to
cough in cough syncope (CS) patients to those in control subjects. Background ...
Background and Purpose: Cough syncope typically occurs in patients with known
... this is the first reported case of cough syncope and severe cerebrovas-.
fainting as a result of a coughing spell, caused by persistent increased
intrathoracic pressure diminishing venous return to the heart, thus lowering
cardiac output ...