Acute cardiac death of unknown etiology. A preliminary report.

@article{Kobayashi1962AcuteCD,
  title={Acute cardiac death of unknown etiology. A preliminary report.},
  author={Tohru Kobayashi},
  journal={Japanese heart journal},
  year={1962},
  volume={3},
  pages={442-54}
}
Since the Medical Examiner System was established in 1948, more than 100 cases of acute cardiac deaths of unknown etiology have been found annually mainly composed of apparently healthy young males. The majority died during sleep at night and their autopsy findings revealed nothing which seemed to cause death. In order to make clear the real state and… CONTINUE READING