HCS312: Syncope Assignment
Two of the most common forms of reflex syncope are neurocardiogenic (vasovagal) syncope and carotid sinus syndrome. Discuss the differences between these two forms of reflex syncope making mention of the presentation, causes, pathophysiological response, diagnosis and possible treatment options. Your account should include a description of how recent research has contributed to advances in understanding of these two conditions. The following marking scheme will be applied: Pathophysiological description and comparison of the two conditions (40%) Explanation of the possible treatment options (10%) Clear introduction to the subject and a concise, relevant conclusion (20%) Use of relevant research (10%) Well-structured academic writing (10%) Appropriate referencing technique (10%) Discussion should be limited to a maximum of 1500 words, not including references, and be submitted through TurnItIn.