Gerhard Steinbeck.

Gerhard Steinbeck, M.D., Dietrich Andresen, M tadalafil tablets .D., Karlheinz Seidl, M.D., Johannes Brachmann, M.D., Ellen Hoffmann, M.D., Dariusz Wojciechowski, M.D.D., Beata Sredniawa, M.D.D.D., Andrzej Lubinski, M.D.D., Alphonsus Habets, Ph.D., Karl Wegscheider, Ph.D., and Jochen Senges, M.D. For the IRIS Investigators: Defibrillator Implantation Early after Myocardial Infarction Despite the general improvement in outcomes among survivors of severe myocardial infarction the rate of death, including sudden cardiac death, remains highest in the weeks following the event.1,2 Sudden cardiac death due to ventricular tachyarrhythmias makes up about approximately 20 to 50 percent of most deaths in this population.