Leela Narra

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A patient who presented with a new apparent seizure was found to have abnormal electrocardiographic findings, with classic features of the Brugada syndrome. He had spontaneous episodes of nonsustained ventricular tachycardia, easily inducible ventricular fibrillation at electrophysiological study in the absence of structural heart disease, and a negative(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the early and late results of surgical treatment for infective endocarditis (IE) in intravenous drug users (IVDU). DESIGN Cohort study of consecutive IVDUs undergoing surgical treatment for IE. SETTING Large public hospital serving the urban population of Chicago, Ill. PATIENTS Consecutive IVDUs operated on between July 1982 and(More)
To determine the clinical variables and coronary angiographic findings in black patients with suspected coronary artery disease, we analyzed the data on consecutive black patients undergoing their first coronary angiogram over a three year period at the Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois. We compared these findings to those of black and white patients(More)
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