Dr Elizabeth Paratz
|Institute:||Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute|
Optimising the genetic and forensic analysis of sudden cardiac death
Sudden cardiac death (SCD) occurs in approximately 1000 Australians under 50 years old annually. In the United States, the societal burden imposed in years of life lost to SCD exceeds that of all individual cancers and most other leading causes of death.
Most studies into SCD investigate a research population aged…