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Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome

"Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A syndrome of ORTHOSTATIC INTOLERANCE combined with excessive upright TACHYCARDIA, and usually without associated ORTHOSTATIC HYPOTENSION. All variants have in common an excessively reduced venous return to the heart (central HYPOVOLEMIA) while upright.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 12 publications over 8 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2011
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.