Treatment Options

The treatment of patients attending the Falls & Syncope Unit is specifically tailored to the individual’s clinical condition and is reliant on their diagnosis. The following are some of the treatment options frequently used in the unit:

  • Prescription medication
  • Alteration of culprit medication (i.e. medications causing symptoms)
  • Pacemaker insertion
  • Modification to diet and fluid intake
  • Lifestyle modification
  • Physiotherapy
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy