What happens after a tilt table procedure?

Here is what happens after your tilt table procedure to assess syncope or fainting:
  • You should be able to resume your normal diet and activities, unless your physician instructs you differently.
  • Generally, there is no special care following a tilt table procedure.
  • Notify your physician if you develop any signs or symptoms you had prior to the test (e.g., dizziness or fainting).
  • Your physician may give you additional or alternate instructions after the procedure, depending on your particular situation.

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