Recurrent cardiac events in survivors of ventricular fibrillation or tachycardia. Implications for driving restrictions.

OBJECTIVE To determine when survivors of ventricular tachycardia (VT) or ventricular fibrillation (VF) might most safely return to driving. DESIGN Consecutive case series of 501 VT and VF survivors discharged alive between August 1978 and October 1989 and followed from 0 to 117 months (mean, 26 months). SETTING Cardiac arrhythmia service of a university… (More)