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Psychological stress and sudden cardiac death

  • S. García-Sánchez
  • J. Guindo
  • A. Bayés de Luna
Part of the Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine book series (DICM, volume 110)

Abstract

Several research lines over recent years (Table 1) are strongly beginning to demonstrate that the influence of psychological stress on sudden death is more folk wisdom than folklore [1], and should be taken more seriously. Several excellent reviews on this topic have in fact been published [2–10].

Keywords

Sudden Death Ventricular Arrhythmia Sudden Cardiac Death Ventricular Fibrillation Psychological Stress 
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  • S. García-Sánchez
  • J. Guindo
  • A. Bayés de Luna

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