Perioperative approach to a patient with Brugada syndrome

Keith A. Candiotti, Vivek Mehta

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Abstract

Brugada syndrome is a recently described cardiac anomaly that may be responsible for up to one half of all sudden cardiac deaths in young adults without structural heart disease. It may also be worsened by beta-blockers, and it is almost unreported in the English language anesthesia literature.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)529-532
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Clinical Anesthesia
Volume16
Issue number7
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 2004

Keywords

  • Brugada syndrome
  • idiopathic ventricular fibrillation
  • sudden cardiac death

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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