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Terrorist Attacks Increased Dangerous Irregular Heartbeats

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November 21, 2002
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American Heart Association
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The rate of life-threatening heart rhythms more than doubled among New York heart patients the month after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, researchers reported at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2002.

CHICAGO, Nov. 20 – The rate of life-threatening heart rhythms more than doubled among New York heart patients the month after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, researchers reported today at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2002.


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