Do Not Do Recommendation

 
For all people with unexplained syncope (including after negative carotid sinus massage test in those for whom this is appropriate), offer ambulatory electrocardiogram (ECG). Do not offer a tilt test before the ambulatory ECG.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
For all people with unexplained syncope (including after negative carotid sinus massage test in those for whom this is appropriate), offer ambulatory electrocardiogram (ECG). Do not offer a tilt test before the ambulatory ECG.
Interventions:
tilt test

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Transient loss of consciousness in adults (CG109)
Published date:
August 2010
Paragraph number:
1.3.2.9
Page number:
23

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