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Noninvasive Test Aims To Prevent Sudden Cardiac Death
June 3, 1999
Washington University In St. Louis
Most of us take a steady heartbeat -- about 100,000 beats per day in near-perfect rhythm -- for granted. But some people may suddenly develop a dangerous and irregular rhythm that could make the heart beat wildly out of control. Identifying people with this electrical glitch that puts them at risk, however, could allow them to receive implantable defibrillators, possibly saving thousands of lives each year.
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