TITLE

Cardiac Arrest in a Physician-Directed Cardiac Rehabilitation Program: A Clinical and Angiographic Profile of Two Cases

AUTHOR(S)
Rothfileld, D.; Werres, R.; Rommer, T. C.; Pongpoonsuksri, V.
PUB. DATE
August 1980
SOURCE
Angiology;Aug1980, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p576
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Two cases of ventricular fibrillation occurring during a physician-directed exercise program are described. Both were successfully resuscitated. No single clinical parameter can predict which patient is at increased risk for exercise-induced ventricular fibrillation. We conclude that all cardiac patients who wish to exercise should do so only with physician supervision.
ACCESSION #
16405221

 

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