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Sex Difference in Clinical Outcome of Patients With Implantable Cardioverter-defibrillator

Neshat Nazari 1 , * , Sima Sayah 1 , Nasrin Safavi 1 , Mostafa Hekmat 1 and Zahra Emkanjoo 1
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1 Cardiac Electrophysiology Research Center, Rajaie Cardiovascular Medical and Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Research in Cardiovascular Medicine: February 24, 2013, 2 (1); 46-9
  • Published Online: February 24, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 2, 2012
  • Revised: June 12, 2012
  • Accepted: June 21, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/cardiovascmed.5027

To Cite: Nazari N, Sayah S, Safavi N, Hekmat M, Emkanjoo Z. et al. Sex Difference in Clinical Outcome of Patients With Implantable Cardioverter-defibrillator, Res Cardiovasc Med. 2013 ;2(1):46-9. doi: 10.5812/cardiovascmed.5027.

Abstract
Copyright: Copyright © 0, Research in Cardiovascular Medicine. .
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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