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How do you diagnose sick sinus syndrome?
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
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In brief: EKG/event monitor
Sick sinus requires a good, thorough history, physical exam, and cardiac electrical and functional diagnostic studies.

In brief: EKG/event monitor
Sick sinus requires a good, thorough history, physical exam, and cardiac electrical and functional diagnostic studies.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Dr. John Garner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: Tests and Monitors
One of two ways: either you flunk a treadmill or other exercise test by one of several criteria relating to heart rate rise and fall, or you complained of things that made me suspicious and i prescribed something called a holter or event monitor which showed your heart acting up.
Sometimes we find it incidentally while people are on monitors in the hospital, too.

In brief: Tests and Monitors
One of two ways: either you flunk a treadmill or other exercise test by one of several criteria relating to heart rate rise and fall, or you complained of things that made me suspicious and i prescribed something called a holter or event monitor which showed your heart acting up.
Sometimes we find it incidentally while people are on monitors in the hospital, too.
Dr. John Garner
Dr. John Garner
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