The Brugada syndrome: ionic basis and arrhythmia mechanisms.


A syndrome characterized by an ST segment elevation in leads V1 to V3 (unrelated to ischemia, electrolyte abnormalities, or obvious structural heart disease) with a right bundle branch block (RBBB) morphology of the QRS was reported as early as 1953, but it was Ž rst described as a distinct clinical entity associated with a high risk of sudden cardiac death… (More)


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@article{Antzelevitch2001TheBS, title={The Brugada syndrome: ionic basis and arrhythmia mechanisms.}, author={Charles Antzelevitch}, journal={Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology}, year={2001}, volume={12 2}, pages={268-72} }