Clinical Benefit of Hospitalization for Older Adults With Unexplained Syncope: A Propensity-Matched Analysis.

Affiliation

Department of Emergency Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Many adults with syncope are hospitalized solely for observation and testing. We seek to determine whether hospitalization versus outpatient management for older adults with unexplained syncope is associated with a reduction in postdisposition serious adverse events at 30 days.