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Parents of fallen athletes push to end sudden cardiac deaths

Melinda Murray's son Dominick, 17, collapsed on a basketball court and never got up. Deb Thibodeau's 12-year-old, Josh, was playing soccer when he keeled over on the field. Karen Acompora's 14-year-old son Louis' heart was stopped by a shot to the chest during a lacrosse game.

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Pulmonary Embolism May Be An Overlooked Cause of Syncope

In our study, patients admitted in a Medical Ward for a first episode of syncope underwent a systematic work-up for the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism, regardless the presence of other possible explanations for syncope.

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Watch: How Pacemaker Helps Maintain your Heartbeat?

A pacemaker is designed to mimic heart's natural rhythm when the rate of heartbeat increases or decreases compared to normal. In India, close to 2.5 ...

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