Pathogenesis and management of Brugada syndrome

@article{Sieira2016PathogenesisAM,
  title={Pathogenesis and management of Brugada syndrome},
  author={Juan Antonio Sieira and Gregory Dendramis and Pedro Brugada},
  journal={Nature Reviews Cardiology},
  year={2016},
  volume={13},
  pages={744-756}
}
Brugada syndrome is an inherited disease characterized by an increased risk of sudden cardiac death owing to ventricular arrhythmias in the absence of structural heart disease. Since the first description of the syndrome >20 years ago, considerable advances have been made in our understanding of the underlying mechanisms involved and the strategies to stratify at-risk patients. The development of repolarization–depolarization abnormalities in patients with Brugada syndrome can involve genetic… CONTINUE READING
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