Paroxysmal changes in the heart’s pumping mechanism can induce the Stokes-Adams syndrome, which manifests as a brief but profound loss of consciousness.
How To Remember Adams Stokes Syndrome Symptoms ?
Adams Stokes Syndrome Symptoms
- Sudden feeling like fainting and pass out
- Pallor, followed by flushing on recovery
- Loss of consciousness is usually between about 10 and 30 seconds
- Seizure-like activity sometimes if the attack is prolonged
Mnemonic: “SPLaSh screen“
Mind Map / Concept Map /Memory Aid/ Mnemonic To Remember Adams Stokes Syndrome Symptoms
Remember this for your NExT Medical Exit Test exam & USMLE, Pre-Med, NCLEX exams.