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When a Child’s Heart Stops, Long QT Syndrome May be the Cause

| November 12, 2013 | 5 Comments
When a Child’s Heart Stops, Long QT Syndrome May be the Cause

On August 10th, 1995, Jillian Janiel rode her bike home after spending the night at a friend’s house. She was greeted by neighbours with grim faces when she pedaled into the driveway. Her 14-year old brother had collapsed after being awoken by his alarm clock. He was, they explained, gone to the hospital via ambulance. […]

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