Paul A Knapman

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Three hundred and fifty cases of "natural" sudden death within six hours of onset of symptoms in people ranging in age from 18 to 69 years in Wandsworth were studied using a detailed necropsy protocol to determine the cause of death. Sudden death occurred in 28 (8%) Asians and blacks, but because of the small number they were excluded from the study,(More)
A specific search for intramyocardial platelet aggregates was made in 90 patients who died suddenly of ischemic heart disease. Platelet aggregates in small intramyocardial vessels were found in 27 (30%). There was a significant difference (p less than .05) in the incidence of platelet aggregates in patients with chest pain of recent onset (unstable angina)(More)
A specific search for intramyocardial platelet aggregates was made in 90 patients who died suddenly of ischemic heart disease. Platelet aggregates in small intramyocardial vessels were found in 27 (30%). There was a significant difference (p < .05) in the incidence of platelet aggregates in patients with chest pain of recent onset (unstable angina) before(More)
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