There is a need to recognize and study the interdependencies between the brain/peripheral nervous system and the heart/vascular systems in health and disease to develop interventions to detect, treat, and prevent cardiovascular disease.
Does fish oil supplement intervention truly reduce arrhythmia burden in the general population?
In spite of many years of research, we still cannot predict the short term risk of a heart attack or sudden CHD death. Most CHD deaths occur outside of the hospital. In spite of improvement of out-of-hospital emergency care, most “sudden death events” are still not successfully resuscitated.
What are the genetic risk factors for sudden cardiac death and failure to respond to CPR and defibrillation?