Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Kids

SCA and sudden death is rare in the young. But SCA can happen, and it’s important to determine how we can find these people who are at risk for SCA. It’s estimated that 6-8,000 deaths result from SCA in the young on an annual basis. That is something to be concerned about.

Siource: sca-aware.org/schools/sudden-cardiac-arrest-in-kids-what-and-why

 

 

 

Andrew D. Blaufox, MD Pediatric Electrophysiology
Associate Professor Clinical Pediatrics Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine .
Residency: Mount Sinai School of Medicine .
Fellowship: Mount Sinai School of Medicine and
Medical University of South Carolina