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Title Arrhythmogenic RV cardiomyopathy/dysplasia : recent advances / Frank I. Marcus, Andrea Nava, Gaetano Thiene (eds.)
Published Milan ; New York : Springer, ©2007


Description 1 online resource (xi, 217 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Contents Introduction: Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia clarified / Gaetano Thiene, Andrea Nava, Frank I. Marcus -- Advances in genetics : dominant forms / Alessandra Rampazzo, Gian Antonio Danieli -- Advances in genetics : recessive forms / Nikos Protonotarios, Adalena Tsatsopoulou -- Genotype-phenotype correlations / Barbara Bauce, Andrea Nava -- Autopsy and endomyocardial biopsy findings / Cristina Basso, Gaetano Thiene -- Cell adhesion pathology / Jeffrey E. Saffitz -- Ultrastructural substrates / Elzbieta Czarnowska, Mila Della Barbera, Gaetano Thiene, Marialuisa Valente, Cristina Basso -- Transgenic animal models / Matteo Vatta, Zhao Yang, Jeffrey A. Towbin -- Spontaneous animal models / Philip R. Fox, Cristina Basso, Gaetano Thiene, Barry J. Maron -- Possible causative or contributing role of viruses / Fiorella Calabrese, Elisa Carturan, Gaetano Thiene, Jeffrey A. Towbin -- Diagnosis : task force criteria including modifications for family members / Deirdre Ward, Petros Syrris, Srijita Sen-Chowdhry, William J. McKenna -- Strengths and weaknesses of the task force criteria : proposed modifications / Frank I. Marcus, Duane Sherrill -- Idiopathic right ventricular outflow tract tachycardia / Gianfranco Buja, Barbara Ignatiuk, Thomas Wichter, Domenico Corrado -- Electrocardiographic manifestations / Wojciech Zareba, Katarzyna Piotrowicz, Pietro Turrini -- Echocardiography / Danita Yoerger-Sanborn, Michael H. Picard, Barbara Bauce -- MR and CT imaging / Harikrishna Tandri, Hugh Calkins, David A. Bluemke -- Diagnostic role of angiography / Thomas Wichter, Julia Indik, Luciano Daliento -- Electrophysiologic study including electroanatomic mapping / Domenico Corrado, James Daubert, Cristina Basso, Gianfranco Buja, Gaetano Thiene -- Risk stratification and antiarrhythmic drug therapy / Thomas Wichter, Domenico Corrado, Matthias Paul -- Catheter ablation of ventricular tachycardia / Guy Fontaine, Jérôme Lacotte, Françoise Hidden-Lucet, Robert Frank -- The role of the implantable cardiac defibrillator in the management / Olaf Hedrich, Gianfranco Buja, Domenico Corrado, Mark S. Link, Thomas Wichter, N.A. Mark Estes III -- Management of heart failure / Elzbieta Katarzyna Wlodarska, Marek Konka -- Sudden death in young athletes / Domenico Corrado, Cristina Basso, Gaetano Thiene
Summary Covers various aspects (biological, pathological, genetics, clinical and therapeutical) of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia, a cardiomyopathy which represents a very high risk of sudden death in the young and in athletes. This book is suitable for professionals and residents in cardiology, radiology, and human genetics
Analysis geneeskunde
public health
humane genetica
human genetics
Medicine (General)
Geneeskunde (algemeen)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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In Springer e-books
Subject Arrhythmia -- Etiology
Heart -- Right ventricle -- Pathophysiology
Myocardium -- Diseases.
Heart -- Right ventricle.
Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Heart.
MEDICAL -- Cardiology.
Heart -- Right ventricle -- Pathophysiology.
Myocardium -- Diseases.
Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia.
Arrhythmia -- Etiology.
Arrhythmia -- Etiology.
Myocardium -- Diseases.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Actes de congrès.
Form Electronic book
Author Marcus, Frank I
Nava, Andrea
Thiene, Gaetano
Venice Arrhythmia Meeting (2005 : Venice, Italy)
ISBN 9788847004900