Chapter 12. Psychiatric Disorders in Patients with Syncope

  1. Blair P. Grubb MD1 and
  2. Brian Olshansky MD2
  1. Angele McGrady Phd, Med, LPCC and
  2. Ronald McGinnis MD

Published Online: 16 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470994801.ch12

Syncope: Mechanisms and Management, Second Edition

Syncope: Mechanisms and Management, Second Edition

How to Cite

McGrady, A. and McGinnis, R. (2005) Psychiatric Disorders in Patients with Syncope, in Syncope: Mechanisms and Management, Second Edition (eds B. P. Grubb and B. Olshansky), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470994801.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology Section Medical College of Ohio Toledo, OH

  2. 2

    Professor of Medicine Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology University of Iowa Medical Center Iowa City, IA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 26 MAY 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405122078

Online ISBN: 9780470994801

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Keywords:

  • psychopathology;
  • syncope;
  • substance abuse;
  • disease management;
  • diagnostic interview schedule

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Psychiatric disorders in patients with syncope

  • Evaluation of the patient

  • Treatment of psychiatric disorders in patients with syncope

  • Medical treatment

  • Conclusions