An isoproterenol-mediated increase in cardiomotor tone and a decrease in afterload contribute to the induction of vasovagal syncope. Contrary to conventional belief, a significant decrease in preload is not observed immediately before isoproterenol-induced syncope.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||American Journal of Cardiology|
|State||Published - Sep 15 1997|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine