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Educational Materials



Dysautonomia International has prepared the following educational materials which you can print out and use to help raise awareness.

What Is Dysautonomia? - two page flyer

What is Dysautonomia? Newly Diagnosed Patient Brochure

Diagram of the Autonomic Nervous System - If reproducing this image, please including the following credit: Copyright (c) 2012 Vinik.

Summary of Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome - four page summary with detailed information, including citations to peer-reviewed literature.

10 Facts About POTS Flyer

10 Facts About POTS for Teens Flyer

POTS Symptom Form - a two sided form that can be used to list symptoms and other important info for ER or office visits. This form also explains the basics of POTS for the doctor and explains where they can obtain more information.

POTS Medical Accommodation Card - print out this card and carry it in your wallet. If you need to sit or lay down and the people around you aren't understanding, you can show this card to people and hopefully they will allow you a comfortable place to sit or lay down. You can write your "In Case of Emergency" phone numbers on the back, like a relative, doctor, or close friend.

Summary of Multiple System Atrophy

Summary of Pure Autonomic Failure

Summary of Syncopal Disorders

Exercise Guide for Dysautonomia Patients

Informations Kit for Doctors
Make a packet for your doctors that includes a friendly cover letter and two or three journal articles on the condition(s) you would like them to read up on.
10 Facts Doctors Should Know About POTS
Medical Journal Articles on Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome
Medical Journal Articles on Neurocardiogenic Syncope
Medical Journal Articles on Pure Autonomic Failure
Medical Journal Articles on Multiple System Atrophy
 

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