Comas and Syncope: Causes, Prevention and Treatment


Eduardo Silva (Editor)
Gabriel Cruz (Editor)

Series: Neurology – Laboratory and Clinical Research Developments, Neuroscience Research Progress

In this book, the authors present topical research in the study of comas and syncope. Topics discussed include the effects of acoustic stimulation on comatose patients; cardiogenic syncope; management of non-traumatic comas in sub-Saharan Africa and the role of neuroimaging and genetics in comatose pediatric patients. (Imprint: Nova)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


The Effects of Acoustic Stimulation on Comatose Patients
(João F.F.L. Simões, Luis M.T. Jesus, David Voegeli, Celso Martins, Andreia Hall, David Simpson, School of Health Sciences, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal, and others)

Sudden Cardiac Death in Pediatrics: Genetic Basis and Clinical Treatment
(Georgia Sarquella-Brugada, Oscar Campuzano, Paola Berne, Josep Brugada, Pedro Brugada, Ramon Brugada, Unit of Arrhythmias, Hospital Sant Joan de Deu, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain, and others)
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Cardiogenic Syncope
(F.R. Breijo-Márquez, M. Pardo Ríos, Murcia University, School of Medicine, Department of Clinical and Experimental Cardiology, Murcia, Spain)

Syncope: Prevention, Recognition, and Treatment
(Chandrasekar Palaniswamy, Wilbert S. Aronow, Nikhil Agrawal, Nivas Balasubramaniyam, Sachin Sule, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, USA)

Psychosocial Sequelae and Recovery of Idiopathic Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury: A Longitudinal Case Study
(Elizabeth B. Hamilton, Diomaris E. Jurecska, George Fox University, Graduate School of Clinical Psychology, Newberg, Oregon, USA)

Management of Non-Traumatic Comas in Sub-Saharan Africa: Contribution of the Head Computerized Tomography Scan
(N. Kouamé, A.M. N’goan-Domoua, A.N. Konan, A. Sétchéou, Zod Tra-Bi, R.D. N’gbesso, A.K. Kéita, Department of Radiology, Yopougon’s Teaching Hospital, Abidjan)

The Role of Neuroimaging and Genetics in Comatose Pediatric Patients
(E. Brichtova, Clinic of Pediatric Surgery, Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Brno Faculty
Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic)


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