Patients who have passed-out or almost passed -out.

What we are studying

The long-term goal of this proposal is to eliminate unnecessary admissions of older adults with unexplained syncope by improving risk prediction.

Who is Eligible

  • Genders:
    • Men
    • Women
  • Races:
    • White
    • African American
    • Asian
    • American Indian or Alaska Native
    • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
    • Other
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Ages 60+

Eligibility Criteria

  • Complaint of syncope.

What is involved

  • Blood draw
  • Contacted by phone 30 days after visit.



Contact Information

Study Coordinator
Lori Triplett, RN
[email protected]

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