Circadian variation in sudden cardiac death: effects of age, sex, and initial cardiac rhythm.

@article{Thakur1996CircadianVI,
  title={Circadian variation in sudden cardiac death: effects of age, sex, and initial cardiac rhythm.},
  author={Ranjan Kumar Thakur and Raymond G. Hoffmann and Donna Olson and Rahul Joshi and Donald D. Tresch and Tom P. Aufderheide and John H. Ip},
  journal={Annals of emergency medicine},
  year={1996},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={29-34}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE Previous studies based on data obtained from vital statistics records have demonstrated circadian variation in the occurrence of sudden cardiac death. The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of age, sex, and initial cardiac rhythm on circadian variability in sudden cardiac death. METHODS This study employed a retrospective analysis of the records of adult patients with witnessed cardiac arrest who underwent resuscitation in an urban paramedic system during a 5… CONTINUE READING

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