TITLE

The pathological investigation of sudden cardiac death

AUTHOR(S)
Sheppard, Mary N.
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);Nov2010, Vol. 71 Issue 11, p604
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the issue of sudden cardiac death that occurs within one hour of symptoms. He discusses different aspects of the disease including its prevention and management. He highlights the recommended preliminary workup that helps in preventing the disease which includes a 12-lead electrocardiogram, signal-averaged electrocardiogram, and transthoracic echocardiogram.
ACCESSION #
55099746

 

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