*  Signal-averaged electrocardiogram
This has been used for the risk stratification of sudden cardiac death in people who have had a myocardial infarction, as well ...
*  Ventricular fibrillation
... is a cause of cardiac arrest and sudden cardiac death. The ventricular muscle twitches randomly rather ... It exacts a significant mortality with approximately 70,000 to 90,000 sudden cardiac deaths each year in the United Kingdom, ... Brugada P, Brugada J (1992). "Right bundle branch block, persistent ST segment elevation and sudden cardiac death: a distinct ... Investigators are exploring new techniques of detecting and understanding the underlying mechanisms of sudden cardiac death in ...
*  Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
It fails to acknowledge the age at which relatives suffered sudden cardiac death, as well as the frequency of the cardiac ... though it didn't contribute to his death and his family wasn't informed. The sudden cardiac death of his 31-year-old son in ... As of 2010, however, studies have shown that the incidence of sudden cardiac death, among all people with HCM, has declined to ... HCM is the leading cause of sudden cardiac death in young athletes in the United States, and the most common genetic ...
*  Sudden infant death syndrome
Behere, SP; Weindling, SN (2014). "Inherited arrhythmias: The cardiac channelopathies". Annals of Pediatric Cardiology. 8 (3): ... Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), also known as cot death or crib death, is the sudden unexplained death of a child less ... Newborn care and safety Sudden unexpected death syndrome Sudden unexplained death in childhood "Sudden Infant Death Syndrome ( ... Ottaviani, G. (2014). Crib death - Sudden infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Sudden infant and perinatal unexplained death: the ...
*  Morton Mower
Ventricular fibrillation and tachycardia can lead to sudden cardiac death if not treated immediately. An implantable ... Mower became Vice President of Medical Science at Cardiac Pacemakers Inc. in St. Paul, Minnesota. While at Cardiac Pacemakers, ... Cardiac Pacemakers, Inc. (CPI), which has since become Guidant, acquired the rights to the AICD in May 1985. The first AICD was ... Heller's death prompted Mirowski to begin work on an implantable defibrillator for patients in need of continuous heart ...
*  Sudden cardiac death of athletes
... all associated with sudden death. Consequently, autopsy-negative sudden cardiac deaths (no physical abnormalities identified) ... and close relatives are often at risk for similar cardiac problems. Sudden cardiac death occurs in approximately one per ... The sudden cardiac deaths of 387 young American athletes (under age 35) were analyzed in a 2003 medical review: While most ... However, a population as large as the United States will experience the sudden cardiac death of a competitive athlete at the ...
*  Heart arrhythmia
Sudden cardiac death is the cause of about half of deaths due to cardiovascular disease or about 15% of all deaths globally. ... Sudden arrhythmic death syndrome (SADS), is a term used as part of sudden unexpected death syndrome to describe sudden death ... About 80% of sudden cardiac death is the result of ventricular arrhythmias. Arrhythmias may occur at any age but are more ... Other increased risks are of embolisation and stroke, heart failure and sudden cardiac death. If an arrhythmia results in a ...
*  Athletic heart syndrome
... and cardiac hypertrophy, another illness may be present). Athlete's heart is not the cause of sudden cardiac death during or ... If sudden cardiac death occurs, it is usually because of pathological hypertrophic enlargement of the heart that went ... This genetic disorder is found in one of 500 Americans and is a leading cause of sudden cardiac death in young athletes ( ... Because several well-known and high-profile cases of athletes experiencing sudden unexpected death due to cardiac arrest, such ...
*  John Alexander MacWilliam
Cardiac failure and sudden death Br Med J, 1 (1889), pp. 6-8 J.A. MacWilliam: Some applications of physiology to medicine, ... "Evolutionary biology and sudden cardiac death". Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 4 (7): 1843-1849. doi:10.1016/ ... Ventricuar fibrillation and sudden death Br Med J, 2 (1923), pp. 215-217 J.A. MacWilliam: Blood pressure and heart action in ... and was the first person to propose that ventricular fibrillation was the most common cause of sudden death - and that ...
*  Coxsackie virus and adenovirus receptor
Marsman RF, Wilde AA, Bezzina CR (Feb 2011). "Genetic predisposition for sudden cardiac death in myocardial ischaemia: the ... Chopra N, Knollmann BC (May 2011). "Genetics of sudden cardiac death syndromes". Current Opinion in Cardiology. 26 (3): 196-203 ... Patients exhibiting sudden death from acute myocardial infarction had a higher proportion of active coxsackie B virus infection ... Cardiac-specific knockout of CAR causes first degree block or complete block in the propagation of electrical conduction in the ...
*  Anuradha Dullewe Wijeyeratne
Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Adults. Daily News, Retrieved on 11 March 2013. Blocking a heart block. Daily News, Retrieved on ...
*  Youth in Denmark
"Cardiac Symptoms Before Sudden Cardiac Death Caused by Coronary Artery Disease: A Nationwide Study Among Young Danish People". ... The highest incident of sudden cardiac death (SCD) in youth is due to ischemic heart disease. According to a study on SCD ... Winkel, BG (2012). "Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Danes". Danish Medical Journal. 59 (2): B4403. PMID 22293060. Jabbari, Reza; ... In 35-40% of unexplained youth deaths, genetic alterations in genes involved in the cardiac action potential is the cause. ...
*  Ventricular tachycardia
An implantable ICD is more effective than drug therapy for prevention of sudden cardiac death due to VT and VF, but may be ... "Ventricular arrhythmias and sudden cardiac death". Lancet. 380 (9852): 1520-9. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61413-5. PMID 23101719 ... ventricular tachycardia and in the monomorphic form coincides with little or no increased risk of sudden cardiac death. In ... In those with cardiac arrest due to ventricular tachycardia survival is about 45%. An implantable cardiac defibrillator or ...
*  Cardiology
Sudden cardiac death is the cause of about half of deaths due to cardiovascular disease or about 15% of all deaths globally. ... "What Causes Sudden Cardiac Arrest?". NHLBI. June 22, 2016. Retrieved 16 August 2016. "How Can Death Due to Sudden Cardiac ... These include the great cardiac vein, the middle cardiac vein, the small cardiac vein and the anterior cardiac veins. As the ... About 80% of sudden cardiac death is the result of ventricular arrhythmias. Arrhythmias may occur at any age but are more ...
*  Marathon
In 2016, a systematic medical review found that the risk of sudden cardiac death during or immediately after a marathon was ... Waite O, Smith A, Madge L, Spring H, Noret N (January 2016). "Sudden cardiac death in marathons: a systematic review". The ... Lucero's cause of death was determined to be hyponatremic encephalopathy, a condition that causes swelling of the brain due to ... While rare, even death is a possibility during a race. Common health risks include injury such as blisters, tendonitis, fatigue ...
*  Luján Rugby Club
It was diagnosed the cause was sudden cardiac death. Women's field hockey team promoted to Primera D (the fourth division) in ...
*  List of American football players who died during their careers
Sudden cardiac death of athletes "Clogged arteries killed player". The Tuscaloosa News. September 12, 2003. Retrieved December ... teammates mourning football star The sudden death of Ricky Lannetti, a Father Judge grad and player at Lycoming, is a mystery ... Each NFL player is listed with the team for which he last played before his death, rather than the team with which he spent ... "W&J senior's death ruled homicide". d3football.com. Retrieved 25 September 2014. "Ken McRoyal of Idaho fatally shot". ESPN. 12 ...
*  IgG4-related disease
Brittany J. Holmes; Nikolay G. Delev; Gary R. Pasternack; Marc K. Halushka (12 June 2012). "Novel cause of sudden cardiac death ... "Sudden coronary death due to IgG4-related disease". Cardiovascular Pathology. 22 (6): 505-507. doi:10.1016/j.carpath.2013.05. ...
*  Cardiac muscle cell
Presentation can range from asymptomatic to sudden cardiac death. Cardiomyopathy can be caused by genetic, endocrine, ... Cardiac muscle cells or cardiomyocytes (also known as myocardiocytes or cardiac myocytes) are the muscle cells (myocytes) that ... Cardiac action potential consists of two cycles, a rest phase, and an active phase. These two phases are commonly understood as ... Cardiac pacemaker cells carry the impulses that are responsible for the beating of the heart. They are distributed throughout ...
*  Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
for the Sudden Cardiac Death in Heart Failure Trial (SCD-HeFT) Investigators. Amiodarone or an implantable cardioverter- ... The ICD is the first-line treatment and prophylactic therapy for patients at risk for sudden cardiac death due to ventricular ... Sudden Cardiac Death in Heart Failure Trial (SCD-HeFT) Investigators. Amiodarone or an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator ... Implantation of ICD is meant to prevent sudden cardiac death and is indicated under various conditions. Two broad but distinct ...
*  Domperidone
... use is associated with an increased risk of sudden cardiac death (by 70%) most likely through its prolonging effect ... "A case of sudden cardiac death following Domperidone self-medication". Forensic Science International. 254: e1-e3. doi:10.1016/ ... "Risk of serious ventricular arrhythmia and sudden cardiac death in a cohort of users of domperidone: a nested case-control ... "Domperidone and ventricular arrhythmia or sudden cardiac death: a population-based case-control study in the Netherlands". Drug ...
*  Sarcoidosis
Sudden cardiac death, either due to ventricular arrhythmias or complete heart block is a rare complication of cardiac ... "Myocardial sarcoidosis as a rare cause of sudden cardiac death". Forensic Sci. Int. 89 (3): 145-53. doi:10.1016/S0379-0738(97) ... psychiatric manifestations and sudden death. A case report". J Natl Med Assoc. 61 (4): 306-9. PMC 2611747 . PMID 5796402. ... of cases present with cardiac involvement. Autopsy studies in the US have revealed a frequency of cardiac involvement of about ...
*  Heart rate variability
Interventions that augment HRV may be protective against cardiac mortality and sudden cardiac death. Although the rationale for ... Patients victim of sudden cardiac death have been found to have lower HRV than healthy individuals. ... Exercise training may decrease cardiovascular mortality and sudden cardiac death. Regular exercise training is also thought to ... "Attenuated 24-h heart rate variability in apparently healthy subjects, subsequently suffering sudden cardiac death". Clinical ...
*  Centenary Institute
Prevention of sudden cardiac death through early diagnosis and treatment.[citation needed] High success rate of liver ...
*  Management of heart failure
Mark DB, Anstrom KJ, Sun JL, Clapp-Channing NE, Tsiatis AA, Davidson-Ray L, Lee KL, Bardy GH; Sudden Cardiac Death in Heart ... Patients with severe cardiomyopathy are at high risk for sudden cardiac death due to ventricular dysrhythmias. Although ICDs ... Sudden Cardiac Death in Heart Failure Trial (SCD-HeFT) Investigators. (2005). "Amiodarone or an implantable cardioverter- ... Sudden Cardiac Death in Heart Failure Trial Investigators (September 2008). "Prognostic Importance of Defibrillator Shocks in ...
*  Systemic primary carnitine deficiency
Several young Faroese people and children have died a sudden death with cardiac arrest because of SPCD. Scientists believe that ... where an extensive screening program was instituted after the sudden death of two teenagers. The incidence in the Faroe Islands ... Cardiomyopathy can develop in the absence of an acute episode, and can result in death. SPCD leads to increased carnitine ... Patients who present clinically with SPCD fall into two categories, a metabolic presentation with hypoglycemia and a cardiac ...
*  Dungannon Swifts F.C.
Higgins, John P.; Andino, Aldo (2013). "Soccer and Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Competitive Athletes: A Review". Hindawi ... Stangmore Park was the scene of the tragic death of Dundela's veteran captain Michael Goddard, in a 'B' Division clash between ... Morris, Jake; Fullerton, Darren (2005-06-27). "Mystery death of soccer player". The Free Library by Farlex. The Mirror. "Gary ...