TITLE

Ventricular arrhythmias

AUTHOR(S)
Doherty, John U.; Fuchs, Scott; Tecce, Marc A.
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Geriatrics;Aug2000, Vol. 55 Issue 8, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reviews the early attempts to prevent sudden cardiac death with oral antiarrhythmic drugs and the parallel development and efficacy of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICD). Risk factors for sudden cardiac arrest; Clinical trials of antiarrhythmic drugs; Trials of antiarrhythmics versus ICD devices.
ACCESSION #
3453761

 

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