Results of biventricular endomyocardial biopsy in survivors of cardiac arrest with apparently normal hearts.

@article{Frustaci1994ResultsOB,
  title={Results of biventricular endomyocardial biopsy in survivors of cardiac arrest with apparently normal hearts.},
  author={Andrea Frustaci and Fulvio Bellocci and Eckhardt G. J. Olsen},
  journal={The American journal of cardiology},
  year={1994},
  volume={74 9},
  pages={890-5}
}
Seventeen young patients (10 males and 7 females, aged 14 to 38 years, mean 26.4) without overt organic heart disease, who had been resuscitated from sudden cardiac arrest and referred to our institution during the period 1984 to 1993 for diagnostic evaluation and electrophysiologic study-guided antiarrhythmic therapy, were studied. Patients underwent noninvasive (electrocardiography, echocardiography [2-dimensional and Doppler], and magnetic resonance imaging) and invasive (left ventricular… CONTINUE READING