Cancer drug may lower sudden cardiac death risk
Approximately 525,000 people suffer a first heart attack, or myocardial infarction, each year in the U.S., and there are an estimated 190,000 recurrent heart attacks each year. Following ... sudden cardiac arrest. It is the most common cause of natural ...
Sudden Cardiac Death – Causes, Diagnosis And Treatment
Sudden cardiac death is a unexpected death, which occurs in less than an hour after the onset of warning symptoms. Sudden cardiac death is caused by known or unknown heart conditions. Most cases of ... such as myocardial ischemia, electrolyte disturbances ...
Cause of Football Player's Sudden Death May Never Be Known
Forensic pathologists were not surprised that an autopsy did not immediately reveal the cause of death and agreed that it might ... or a clogged artery that caused an acute myocardial infarction." Answers, says Dr. Lantz, usually take "weeks and often ...
Heart Disease and Sudden Cardiac Death
Sudden cardiac death (SCD) is a sudden, unexpected death caused by loss of heart function (sudden cardiac arrest). It is the largest cause of natural death ... Sudden cardiac arrest is not a heart attack (myocardial infarction) but can occur during a ...
Heart Disease: Sudden Cardiac Death
Sudden cardiac death is an unexpected, sudden death caused by sudden cardiac arrest (loss of heart function). Causes and risk factors of sudden ... Sudden cardiac arrest is not a heart attack (myocardial infarction) but can occur during a heart attack.