Syncope

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Common RED flags;

  • Abnormal ECG
  • Abnormal vital signs
  • Hypotension SBP <90 mmHg
  • Bradycardia <50 bpm
  • O2 saturation <94%
  • History of cardiac disease
  • CHF
    • Structural
    • Ischemia
    • Arrhythmia
  • Anemia
  • Hematocrit <30% or Hemoglobin <9g/dL
  • Older age >60 years

EMKF

The Emergency Medicine Kenya (EMK) Foundation is a not-for-profit organization registered in Kenya in 2015 that aims to ensure timely, accessible and quality lifesaving emergency care in Kenya.