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The term sudden cardiac death refers to natural death from cardiac causes, heralded by abrupt loss of consciousness within one hour of the onset of acute symptoms.
Vigorous physical exercise and spongy appearance of the heart

Vigorous physical exercise and spongy appearance of the heart

Genetic testing can identify 'concealed cardiomyopathies' in sudden cardiac arrest survivors

Genetic testing can identify 'concealed cardiomyopathies' in sudden cardiac arrest survivors

Scientists develop single-cell atlas of the normal human heart

Scientists develop single-cell atlas of the normal human heart

Cardiac MRI effective in identifying inflammation of the heart muscle in athletes

Cardiac MRI effective in identifying inflammation of the heart muscle in athletes

New medical instruments with smart sensors can improve surgery, therapy for cardiac diseases

New medical instruments with smart sensors can improve surgery, therapy for cardiac diseases

Hispanic or Latinx adults exposed to pollution at work more likely to have heart abnormalities

Hispanic or Latinx adults exposed to pollution at work more likely to have heart abnormalities

Cardiovascular disease in COVID-19

Cardiovascular disease in COVID-19

Study reveals key role of a protein in regulating scar tissue growth after heart attacks

Study reveals key role of a protein in regulating scar tissue growth after heart attacks

Researchers identify a novel mutation through whole-exome sequencing

Researchers identify a novel mutation through whole-exome sequencing

Towbin receives NIH grant to study modifier genes in cardiomyopathy

Towbin receives NIH grant to study modifier genes in cardiomyopathy

New study assesses cardiac problems in elite female athletes

New study assesses cardiac problems in elite female athletes

Scientists show how harmless adenovirus disrupts the heart's electrical signaling

Scientists show how harmless adenovirus disrupts the heart's electrical signaling

Genetic marker may predispose African Americans to cardiac complications from COVID-19

Genetic marker may predispose African Americans to cardiac complications from COVID-19

Experts outline best way to predict common heart rhythm disorders

Experts outline best way to predict common heart rhythm disorders

Health care providers urged to stop hydroxycholoroquine use for COVID-19

Health care providers urged to stop hydroxycholoroquine use for COVID-19

Challenges of diagnosing Lyme disease in the absence of classic symptoms

Challenges of diagnosing Lyme disease in the absence of classic symptoms

Doctoral candidate receives NIH fellowship to study how adenovirus affects heart function

Doctoral candidate receives NIH fellowship to study how adenovirus affects heart function

Study shows how music triggers individual effects on the heart

Study shows how music triggers individual effects on the heart

A novel approach to predict heart damage in COVID-19 patients

A novel approach to predict heart damage in COVID-19 patients

Researchers investigate the troubling trend of heart injury in COVID-19 patients

Researchers investigate the troubling trend of heart injury in COVID-19 patients