The epidemiology of arrhythmia in infants: a population-based study.

@article{Turner2013TheEO,
  title={The epidemiology of arrhythmia in infants: a population-based study.},
  author={Christian James Turner and Christopher Wren},
  journal={Journal of paediatrics and child health},
  year={2013},
  volume={49 4},
  pages={278-81}
}
AIM Cardiac arrhythmias are an important cause of morbidity in infants. Although the spectrum of types of arrhythmia has been reported, there has been no previous population-based study of the incidence of arrhythmias in infancy. Our aim was to define the population incidence of arrhythmia in infants. METHODS We based this study on the Northern Region of England with a resident population of 3.1 million and an annual live birth rate of 33,000. We identified all clinically significant… CONTINUE READING