Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome: Associated Conditions and Management Strategies

Published: 10 May 2024

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Overview

Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS) is a heterogenous disorder that presents with positional tachycardia, amongst many other symptoms. Evidence for treatment options remains limited, and there are a multitude of associated conditions with overlapping symptoms which can make the diagnosis and management of POTS a difficult experience for providers and patients alike. 

This broadcast discussed the narrative review written by Dr Steinberg et al on Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS).  The speakers highlight some of the nuances of this syndrome that are often missed by practitioners and discuss future avenues of care for these complicated patients.

Key Learning Objectives

  • An overview of POTS diagnosis and symptoms
  • Discuss pathology associated with POTS
  • Discuss novel treatment strategies for POTS patients
  • Highlight the infectious disease components of POTS (COVID impact)

Target Audience

  • Internal Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Cardiologists
  • Neurologists
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Physician Assistants

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Faculty Biographies

Rebecca Steinberg

Rebecca Steinberg

Dr Rebecca Steinberg is a Resident Physician at the Emory School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA, US. 

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