Brugada syndrome is a genetically determined familial disease with autosomal dominant transmission and variable
penetrance, conferring a predisposition to sudden cardiac death due to ventricular arrhythmias. The syndrome is characterized
by a typical electrocardiographic pattern in the right precordial leads. This article will focus on the new electrocardiographic
features recently agreed on by expert consensus helping to identify this infequent electrocardiographic
Keywords: Brugada syndrome, sudden death, ST-segment elevation, r' in lead V1.
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