Sudden Cardiac Death News and Research

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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.
Valve replacement surgery may be beneficial for patients with asymptomatic severe aortic stenosis

Valve replacement surgery may be beneficial for patients with asymptomatic severe aortic stenosis

Single mathematical equation can be used to predict a life-threatening heart rhythm

Single mathematical equation can be used to predict a life-threatening heart rhythm

How cellular clocks regulate cardiac physiology

How cellular clocks regulate cardiac physiology

Research reveals how daily circadian rhythms help to change heart function

Research reveals how daily circadian rhythms help to change heart function

Patient-specific whole-heart computational models provide insights for personalized treatment

Patient-specific whole-heart computational models provide insights for personalized treatment

MMRI explores overlapping cardiac conditions as result of electrocution

MMRI explores overlapping cardiac conditions as result of electrocution

People living with HIV have higher risk of sudden cardiac death, finds study

People living with HIV have higher risk of sudden cardiac death, finds study

Modest differences in lung function could offer clues about the risk of sudden cardiac death

Modest differences in lung function could offer clues about the risk of sudden cardiac death

New AI technology for heart imaging could improve care for patients

New AI technology for heart imaging could improve care for patients

Genomic autopsy reveals many genetic variants associated with cardiomyopathy

Genomic autopsy reveals many genetic variants associated with cardiomyopathy

Molecular autopsy of dried blood spots can identify underlying cause of sudden cardiac death in a young person

Molecular autopsy of dried blood spots can identify underlying cause of sudden cardiac death in a young person

Study identifies link between common air pollutants and incidence of cardiac arrest

Study identifies link between common air pollutants and incidence of cardiac arrest

PROFID project aims to personalize prevention of sudden cardiac death after myocardial infarction

PROFID project aims to personalize prevention of sudden cardiac death after myocardial infarction

Infantile sudden death associated with a de novo genetic mutation in the SOS1 gene

Infantile sudden death associated with a de novo genetic mutation in the SOS1 gene

New tool could transform the management of cardiac sarcoidosis patients

New tool could transform the management of cardiac sarcoidosis patients

Return to play can be managed for athletes with genetic heart diseases, study suggests

Return to play can be managed for athletes with genetic heart diseases, study suggests

More popular type of antihypertensive drugs causes slightly more side effects

More popular type of antihypertensive drugs causes slightly more side effects

Two types of blood pressure drugs provide equal benefits, but side effects differ

Two types of blood pressure drugs provide equal benefits, but side effects differ

Study could help improve care for irregular heartbeats in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Study could help improve care for irregular heartbeats in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Experts offer guidance on diagnosis and treatment of myocarditis in children

Experts offer guidance on diagnosis and treatment of myocarditis in children