POTS Treatment Articles

These articles appear in peer reviewed, scientific journals and are written by those active in researching POTS and other forms of dysautonomia.  When reading journal articles, it can be helpful to focus mainly on the abstract, introduction/background, and discussion section of the paper to get the main idea of the paper.

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Droxidopa in the Treatment of Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome. 2016. American Journal of Therapeutics.  Read Article


Management of Postural Tachycardia Syndrome, Inappropriate Sinus Tachycardia and Vasovagal Syncope. 2016. Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology Review.  Read Article


Recognizing postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome. 2016. Journal of the Academy of Physician Assistants.  Read Article


A profile of patients with postural tachycardia syndrome and their experience of healthcare in the UK. 2016. The British Journal of Cardiology.  Read Article


The Effect of Ivabradine on the Heart Rate and Sympathovagal Balance in Postural Tachycardia Syndrome Patients. 2015. Ramban Maimonides Medical Journal. Read Article


Plasma C-Type Natriuretic Peptide as a Predictor for Therapeutic Response to Metoprolol in Children with Postural Tachycardia Syndrome. 2015. Plos One.  Read Article


Reversible postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome. 2015. World Journal of Clinical Cases.  Read Article


Brain “fog,” inflammation and obesity: key aspects of neuropsychiatric disorders improved by luteolin. 2015. Frontiers in Neuroscience.    Read Article


Orthostatic Hypotension: Mechanisms, Causes, Management. 2015. Journal of Clinical Neurology.    Read Article


Take a Stand: A neurologic disorder known as POTS causes dizziness and fainting—and frustration, due to lack of awareness and inadequate treatment. 2015. Neurology Now.    Read Article


Melatonin reduces tachycardia in Postural Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS): A Randomized, Crossover Trial. 2014. Cardiovascular Therapy.   Read Article


Orthostatic plasma norepinephrine level as a predictor for therapeutic response to metoprolol in children with postural tachycardia syndrome. 2014. Journal of Translational Medicine.    Read Article


A Teenage Fainter (Dizziness, Syncope, Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome). 2014. Pediatric Clinician of North America.   Read Article

Droxidopa for neurogenic orthostatic hypotension: A randomized, placebo-controlled, phase 3 trial. 2014. Neurology.    Read Article

A double-blind placebo-controlled cross-over study of the vascular effects of midodrine in neuropathic compared with hyperadrenergic postural tachycardia syndrome. 2014. Clinical Science.    Read Article


Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome: A Dermatologic Perspective and Successful Treatment with Losartan. 2014. The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology.    Read Article


Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment for Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome. 2014. The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association.    Read Article


Droxidopa for the Short-Term Treatment of Symptomatic Neurogenic Orthostatic Hypotension in Parkinson's Disease (nOH306B). 2014. Movement Disorders.    Read Article


Characteristics of heart rate reduction with resumption of supine position in the postural tachycardia syndrome: factors influencing recovery. 2013. The Open Cardiovascular Medicine Journal.  Read Article


A Prospective, 1-Year Follow-up Study of Postural Tachycardia Syndrome. 2012. Mayo Clinic Prospectives.  Read Article


Diagnosis and management of postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome: A brief review. 2012. Journal of Geriatric Cardiology.    Read Article


Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS): Evaluation and Management. 2012. British Journal of Medical Practitioners.    Read Article


Clinical presentation and management of patients with hyperadrenergic postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome. A single center experience. 2011. Cardiology Journal.    Read Article


Postural Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS). 2009. Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology.    Read Article


A review of postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome. 2008. Europace.    Read Article


Postural Tachycardia Syndrome. 2008. Circulation.    Read Article


Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome. 2007. Postgraduate Medical Journal.    Read Article


Symptom improvement in postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome with the sinus node blocker ivabradine. 2007. Europace.    Read Article


The Postural Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS): Pathophysiology, Diagnosis & Management. 2006. Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal.    Read Article


Autonomic Nervous System Dysfunction in Adolescents with Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Is Characterized by Attenuated Vagal Baroreflex and Potentiated Sympathetic Vasomotion. 2000. Pediatric Research.    Read Article


Treatment of Orthostatic Hypotension with Erythropoeitin. 1993. The New England Journal of Medicine.    Read Article