Dynamic Remodeling From Reversible Ischemia and Sudden Cardiac Arrest
John M. Canty, Jr.
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Biomedical Laboratory R&D
January 2016 -
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DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Dynamic Remodeling from Reversible Ischemia and Sudden Cardiac Arrest Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) from ventricular fibrillation (VF) is a major public health problem affecting Veterans and the majority of victims have severe, asymptomatic coronary artery disease. Many patients developing VF have no evidence of a myocardial infarction and the link between ischemia and SCA remains unclear. Our completed work in swine with chronic hibernating myocard...