Evaluation of coronary revascularization to prevent tachycardia recurrences in survivors of ventricular fibrillation

Mark S. Link, Cheryl A. Cesarz, John L. Griffith, N. A Mark Estes, Paul J. Wang

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Long-term follow-up of 29 consecutive survivors of ventricular fibrillation who underwent revascularization demonstrated that recurrent arrhythmics events were common. Because revascularization alone does not prevent arrhythmia recurrence, treatment with an implantable defibrillator should be considered in these patients.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)960-962
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Cardiology
Issue number6
StatePublished - Mar 15 1999


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  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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