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Key questions on syncope in the elderly (1.5 CPD hours)

Gerontologists Professor Rose Anne Kenny and Dr Nigel Stout answer questions from GP Dr Mandy Fry on underlying causes of syncope, first-line investigations and prescribing fludrocortisone.



This module will update your knowledge on syncope in the elderly, including issues such as:

  • Causes of sycope 
  • Medication management in syncope patients
  • When to consider tilt table testing
  • When to consider prescribing fludrocortisone in someone with recurrent orthostatic syncope

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