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If you have significantly impaired heart pump function and had a previous heart attack, you should discuss with your cardiologist the need for an implantable pacemaker.

Preventing sudden cardiac death

Whether young or old, one needs to take precautionary measures against the silent killer
Jan 23, 2016 5:50 AM

IT is not uncommon to read about people who were apparently in their pink of health and who passed away suddenly in their sleep. This is almost always due to sudden cardiac arrest (SCA), a condition in which the heart stops pumping effectively as a result of a life-threatening heart rhythm such