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Cerebral autoregulation in neurally mediated syncope: victim or executioner?
  1. A F Folino
  1. Correspondence to:
    Dr Antonio F Folino
    Clinica Cardiologica, Università di Padova, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128 Padova, Italy; franco.folino{at}


Involvement of cerebral vasoconstriction confirms the complexity of the pathophysiology of neurally mediated syncope, and the need to adopt a comprehensive approach to the study of this problem

  • neurally mediated syncope
  • carotid sinus hypersensitivity
  • cerebral autoregulation
  • autonomic nervous system

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  • Published Online First 3 November 2005

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