Implantable Loop Recorder and Syncope-Rhythm Correlation

  • Christos Maniotis 2nd Cardiology Department, Hellenic Red Cross Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
  • Athanasios G. Manolis 2nd Cardiology Department, Hellenic Red Cross Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
  • Panagiotis Dimitriou 2nd Cardiology Department, Hellenic Red Cross Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
  • Kostas Kouvelas 2nd Cardiology Department, Hellenic Red Cross Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
  • Zenon S. Kyriakides 2nd Cardiology Department, Hellenic Red Cross Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
Keywords: syncope, Implantable loop recorder, pacemaker

Abstract

A case of syncope-rhythm correlation is presented in a patient with a history of unexplained loss of consciousness and an implantable loop recorder. A permanent pacemaker was implanted due to the bradycardia event revealed by the recorder device and the patient remained asymptomatic in the follow up period.

Published
2014-05-19
Section
ATHENS CARDIOLOGY UPDATE 2014