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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.
New project to seek answers for effects of alcohol on the nervous system

New project to seek answers for effects of alcohol on the nervous system

Mitochondrial DNA copy number appears to be predictive of sudden cardiac death, heart attacks

Mitochondrial DNA copy number appears to be predictive of sudden cardiac death, heart attacks

Low serum calcium levels linked to increased risk of sudden cardiac arrest

Low serum calcium levels linked to increased risk of sudden cardiac arrest

Study shows frequent sauna bathing reduces risk of elevated blood pressure

Study shows frequent sauna bathing reduces risk of elevated blood pressure

Study finds underutilization of lifesaving implantable cardioverter defibrillators in eligible patients

Study finds underutilization of lifesaving implantable cardioverter defibrillators in eligible patients

Consumption of EPA and DHA omega-3s reduces cardiac death risk, study shows

Consumption of EPA and DHA omega-3s reduces cardiac death risk, study shows

Study shows new method for repairing disease-causing mutation in human embryos

Study shows new method for repairing disease-causing mutation in human embryos

Cedars-Sinai researchers develop new risk assessment tool to predict sudden cardiac arrest

Cedars-Sinai researchers develop new risk assessment tool to predict sudden cardiac arrest

EHRA congress to become annual event from 2018

EHRA congress to become annual event from 2018

New position paper recommends sex-specific cardiovascular drug dosages for better treatment

New position paper recommends sex-specific cardiovascular drug dosages for better treatment

Boosting clinical trial research in London

Boosting clinical trial research in London

Energy drinks linked to risk of cardiac events in young people with familial long QT syndrome

Energy drinks linked to risk of cardiac events in young people with familial long QT syndrome

Scientists discover new cause of dangerous cardiac instabilities

Scientists discover new cause of dangerous cardiac instabilities

Bielefeld University launches five new medical research projects

Bielefeld University launches five new medical research projects

Moderate exercise may benefit patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Moderate exercise may benefit patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Researchers identify new gene that can lead to sudden death among young people

Researchers identify new gene that can lead to sudden death among young people

Ground-breaking research sheds light on accuracy, cost-efficiency of routine cardiac screening in athletes

Ground-breaking research sheds light on accuracy, cost-efficiency of routine cardiac screening in athletes

Supervised exercise training at moderate intensity improves prognosis for heart failure

Supervised exercise training at moderate intensity improves prognosis for heart failure

Many heart failure patients in rural areas deprived of lifesaving ICD therapy, new report shows

Many heart failure patients in rural areas deprived of lifesaving ICD therapy, new report shows

Landmark clinical trial testing new ablation procedure to treat life-threatening heart rhythm disorder

Landmark clinical trial testing new ablation procedure to treat life-threatening heart rhythm disorder