Redefining Sudden Cardiac Death

Zian H. Tseng, MD, discusses the conclusions of the UCSF Prospective Countywide Surveillance and Autopsy Characterization of Sudden Cardiac Death (POST SCD) Study, which showed that 40 percent of deaths attributed to stated cardiac arrest were not sudden nor unexpected and that nearly half of presumed SCDs were not arrhythmic.


June 27, 2019

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Zian Tseng, MD

Zian Tseng, MD

Cardiologist and electrophysiologist

Dr. Zian H. Tseng is a cardiologist and electrophysiologist (a specialist in heart rhythm abnormalities). He is an expert in determining the risk of patients prone to sudden cardiac death (SCD) and ventricular arrhythmias, which can cause ...

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