TITLE

Sudden arrhythmic death syndrome

AUTHOR(S)
Koplan, Bruce A.; Stevenson, William G.
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Heart;May2007, Vol. 93 Issue 5, p547
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author focuses on the topic of sudden arrhythmic death syndrome. The most common mechanisms of sudden death are ventricular arrhythmias precipitating cardiac arrest. Several inherited arrhythmogenic syndromes that cause sudden death have been characterized and some are associated with structural heart disease, such as hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy.
ACCESSION #
25305116

 

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