Evaluation of Syncope,Its Diagnosis, Treatment, Outcome and Prognosis (E-STOP)
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The investigators want to look at how patients admitted after passing out (syncope) or nearly passing out (pre-syncope) do after going home and how many of them remain free of symptoms of syncope or pre-syncope.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
All patietns admitted to the adult medicine service at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital with diagnossi of syncope or near syncope
All adult patients (age 18 or older) admitted with syncope or near-syncope
Patients who do not speak/read the language of the consent form
Patients who are of altered mental status or had head trauma