cardiac arrhythmia

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cardiac arrhythmia

[¦kärd·ē‚ak ā′rith·mē·ə]
(medicine)
Any disturbance or irregularity of the heartbeat.
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I was told John had died from a condition called sudden adult death syndrome and I didn't know what that was.
Sudden adult death syndrome and other non- ischaemic causes of sudden cardiac death.
There really isn't enough awareness about sudden adult death syndrome.
A NEW bar in Warwick has stepped in to host a quiz night raising money and awareness of Sudden Adult Death Syndrome.
A TINY baby is being raised by his grandmother after his 20-year-old mother was killed by sudden adult death syndrome when he was just nine weeks old.
Sign the epetition for action on Sudden Adult Death syndrome at http://epetitions.
Brown Turner Ross is making a pounds 5,000 donation through a charitable trust it administers to help generate funds for the Vital Sounds Foundation, the official charity of Southport Rocks, aimed at funding vital testing for Sudden Adult Death Syndrome.
FIGURES on sudden adult death syndrome should be collected in Wales, a South Wales AM has said.
And the hearing was told she may have become one of the 500 or so people who succumb each year to a condition known as Sudden Adult Death Syndrome.
Dr Sanjay Sharma, a consultant cardiologist at Kings Hospital and the UK's leading expert on Sudden Adult Death Syndrome (SADS), explained: "It shows his lungs have been water-logged very suddenly suggesting the heart had failed.
A TEENAGE schoolgirl who died in her sleep days before she was due to pick up her GCSE results was a victim of Sudden Adult Death Syndrome.