Fainting Causes, Symptoms and its Treatment & Prevention.
American Heart Association -
An explanation of what syncope is, neurally mediated syncope, AHA
recommendations and further resources to related issues.
Cheltenham Syncope Clinic -
Neurocardiogenic Syncope (also known as Vasovagal Syncope) and Carotid
Sinus Syndrome are important, treatable, yet under-diagnosed causes of recurrent
blackouts. Diagnosis and management of these conditions is explained in this
The Merck Manual -
An article about orthostatic hypotension and syncope.
Also known as fainting, an information sheet compiled by NINDS, the
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.
American Academy of
Family Physicians -
An article entitled: Exercise-Related Syncope in the Young Athlete: Reassurance,
Restriction or Referral? (November 1, 1999)