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Author Baranchuk, Adrian, author

Title Brugada phenocopy : the art of recognizing the Brugada ECG pattern / Adrian Baranchuk
Published London, United Kingdom : Academic Press, an imprint of Elsevier, [2018]


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Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Contributors; Foreword; Preface; Chapter 1 -- The History of the Brugada Phenocopy Concept; Introduction; Brugada syndrome (BrS)-the first consensus; Brugada syndrome-the second consensus; Brugada syndrome-the third consensus; Brugada Phenocopy (BrP); References; Chapter 2 -- Brugada Phenocopy: Definition, Diagnosis, and Differentiation From True Brugada Syndrome; Introduction to Brugada phenocopy; Classifying BrP; Diagnosis of BrP and its differentiation from BrS; Identification of a Brugada ECG Pattern
Recognition of an Identifiable Underlying Condition that may Cause the Observed ECG ChangesResolution of the ECG Pattern; Low Pretest Probability for BrS; Negative Provocative Testing; Negative Genetics Testing for SCN5A Mutations; The future of Brugada phenocopy; References; Chapter 3 -- The Value of the Sodium Channel Blocker Test in Brugada Syndrome and Brugada Phenocopy; Introduction; Sodium channel blockers and Brugada syndrome; Sodium channel blockers and Brugada phenocopy; Similarities and differences between Brugada syndrome and Brugada phenocopy; Acknowledgment; References
Chapter 4 -- How to Recognize a Brugada ECG Pattern: The Beta AngleReferences; Chapter 5 -- How to Recognize a Brugada ECG Pattern: The Base of the Triangle; Introduction; The differential diagnosis of RSr' in the absence of structural heart disease; The Base of Triangle; Conclusions; References; Chapter 6 -- The Rsr2 Pattern in Leads V1-V2: Algorithm and Differential Diagnosis; Introduction; Causes of r2 (R2 in the precordial leads (V1-V2); Benign Patterns; Cases of r2 in Lead V1 Preceded by Negative P Wave; Delay of Conduction at the Proximal or Distal Level of the Right Bundle; Athletes
Pathological patternsType-2 Brugada ECG Pattern; Right Ventricular Structural Involvement; Preexcitation; Hyperkalemia; Clinical approach for the differential diagnosis of RSr′ pattern in lead V1: a proposed algorithm; The importance of r′ in lead V1 to differentiate supraventricular arrhythmias; Summary; References; Chapter 7 -- International Registry and Educational Portal on Brugada Phenocopies; Introduction; International Registry website-Welcome Tour; International Registry-categories and classification system; International Registry-2017 update; Future directions; References
Chapter 8 -- Specific Brugada Phenocopies: IschemiaThe role of ischemia in BrS and BrP; References; Chapter 9 -- Specific Brugada Phenocopies: Acute Pulmonary Embolism; Introduction; ECG manifestations of BrP in acute pulmonary embolism; Typical cases; Pathophysiological changes in acute pulmonary embolism; ECG manifestations and the possible mechanisms in acute pulmonary embolism; ECG differences between the Brugada syndrome and BrP in acute pulmonary embolism; ECG differences between the BrP in acute pulmonary embolism and anterior myocardial infarction; References
Chapter 10 -- Specific Brugada Phenocopies: Electrolyte and Metabolic Disorders
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed April 3, 2018)
Subject Brugada syndrome -- Diagnosis
Heart -- Electric properties.
Brugada Syndrome -- diagnosis
Brugada Syndrome -- diagnostic imaging
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Heart -- Electric properties.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780128111529