Epidemiology of Cardiac Arrest

Robert J. Myerburg, Hein J.J. Wellens

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationSudden Cardiac Death
Subtitle of host publicationA handbook for clinical practice
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd
Number of pages20
ISBN (Print)9781405132923
StatePublished - Apr 28 2009


  • Biological death
  • Classic coronary risk factors
  • Epidemiology of cardiac arrest
  • Terminal event
  • Time-dependent risk

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Myerburg, R. J., & Wellens, H. J. J. (2009). Epidemiology of Cardiac Arrest. In Sudden Cardiac Death: A handbook for clinical practice (pp. 1-20). Blackwell Publishing Ltd. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444312881.ch1