Circadian variation of primary cardiac arrest or sudden cardiac death in patients aged 62 to 100 years (mean 82)

Wilbert S. Aronow, Chul Ahn

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Abstract

Sudden cardiac death has a arcadian pattern with a significant morning peak.1-4 We are reporting data from an 8-year study on the time of primary cardiac arrest or sudden cardiac death in unselected elderly patients in a long-term health care facility with 24-hour on-site physician coverage.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1455-1456
Number of pages2
JournalThe American journal of cardiology
Volume71
Issue number16
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 15 1993

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  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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