Dr Sarah Zaman

Institute: Monash University
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Current Project

Prevention of Sudden Death in Heart Attack Survivors

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in Australia with sudden cardiac death its most common form. 

The majority of sudden death occurs in heart attack survivors with impaired heart function. 

A defibrillator is a small implantable device that treats the fast abnormal heart rhythms that cause sudden death. 

The PROTECT-ICD Trial is an…

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