Author(s): Shanthi Ravichandran


DOI: 10.52711/ijnmr.2023.24   

Address: Shanthi Ravichandran
DNO (Deputy Nursing Officer), Sri Ramakrishna Hospital, Coimbatore.
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 2,      Issue - 3,     Year - 2023

Brugada syndrome (BrS) is an inherited ion channel channelopathy predisposing to ventricular arrhythmias and sudden cardiac death. Originally believed to be predominantly associated with mutations in SCN5A encoding for the cardiac sodium channel, mutations of 18 genes other than SCN5A have been implicated in the pathogenesis of BrS to date. Diagnosis is based on the presence of a spontaneous or drug-induced coved-type ST segment elevation. If untreated, the irregular heartbeats even can sudden death.

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Shanthi Ravichandran. Brugada Syndrome. A and V Pub International Journal of Nursing and Medical Research. 2023; 2(3):100-2. doi: 10.52711/ijnmr.2023.24

Shanthi Ravichandran. Brugada Syndrome. A and V Pub International Journal of Nursing and Medical Research. 2023; 2(3):100-2. doi: 10.52711/ijnmr.2023.24   Available on:

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