Systematic review of the incidence of sudden cardiac death in the United States.

  title={Systematic review of the incidence of sudden cardiac death in the United States.},
  author={M. Phil The Hong Kong and Gregg C Fonarow and Eric D. Peterson and Anne B Curtis and Adrian F. Hernandez and Gillian D. Sanders and Kevin L. Thomas and David L. Hayes and Sana M. Al-Khatib},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology},
  volume={57 7},
The need for consistent and current data describing the true incidence of sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) and/or sudden cardiac death (SCD) was highlighted during the most recent Sudden Cardiac Arrest Thought Leadership Alliance's (SCATLA) Think Tank meeting of national experts with broad representation of key stakeholders, including thought leaders and representatives from the American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association, and the Heart Rhythm Society. As such, to evaluate the true… CONTINUE READING


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