Medical Terminology

autonomic reflex screen test (ARS)

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Autonomic reflex screen (ARS) testing includes a variety of tests to measure how heart rate and blood pressure change in response to changes in position (e.g., tilt table testing) and breathing. The testing may also evaluate how the nerves that regulate sweat glands respond to stimulation.

Synonyms:
ARS testing, ARS test, autonomic reflex screen testing, autonomic reflex screening, autonomic reflex screen