Evaluation of sudden cardiac death cases with preceding minor physical/emotional trauma


GÜNDOĞMUŞ Ü. N. , Demir M., Çom U., Demirel H., Sezer Y., Tavaslı A., ...More

ROMANIAN JOURNAL OF LEGAL MEDICINE, vol.24, no.4, pp.284-288, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.4323/rjlm.2016.284
  • Title of Journal : ROMANIAN JOURNAL OF LEGAL MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.284-288

Abstract

Background. Relationship between emotional stress and sudden cardiac death (SCD) has long been speculated. Establishing the causality between incident (whether involving apparent minor physical trauma or not) and death is an important medicolegal issue while signing the death certificate.