Current controversies and challenges in Brugada syndrome

Afik D. Snir, Hariharan Raju

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More than three decades since its initial description in 1993, Brugada syndrome remains engulfed in controversy. This review aims to shed light on the main challenges surrounding the diagnostic pathway and criteria, risk stratification of asymptomatic patients, pharmacological and interventional risk modification strategies as well as our current pathophysiological understanding of the disease.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)169-174
Number of pages6
JournalEuropean Cardiology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2019

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