TITLE

Quinidine for the management of electrical storm in an old patient with Brugada syndrome and syncope

AUTHOR(S)
PELLEGRINO, Pier Luigi; DI BIASE, Matteo; BRUNETTI, Natale Daniele
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Acta Cardiologica;Apr2013, Vol. 68 Issue 2, p201
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
87605142

 

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