Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy

Common Name(s)

Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy, Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia (ARVD)

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Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia/Cardiomyopathy Program

The mission of the Johns Hopkins ARVD/C Program is three-fold. One goal is to provide education for patients and physicians about ARVD/C. A second goal is to faciliate the evaluation and management of patients with known or suspected ARVD/C. And the third, and most important goal, is to provide new knowledge of ARVD/C through our research efforts.

Last Updated: 28 Dec 2012

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Children's Cardiomyopathy Foundation

Our mission is to accelerate the search for a cure by stimulating and supporting promising research on pediatric cardiomyopathy, by educating and assisting physicians and patients on the complexities of the disease, and by increasing awareness and advocacy on behalf of affected children and their families.

Last Updated: 20 Jul 2015

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SADS (Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndromes) Foundation

Our mission is to save the lives of young people who are genetically predisposed to sudden death due to cardiac arrhythmia and to provide education and support to families and the medical community.

Last Updated: 23 Apr 2015

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Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia/Cardiomyopathy Program

The mission of the Johns Hopkins ARVD/C Program is three-fold. One goal is to provide education for patients and physicians about ARVD/C. A second goal is to faciliate the evaluation and management of patients with known or suspected ARVD/C. And the third, and most important goal, is to provide new knowledge of ARVD/C through our research efforts.

http://www.arvd.com

Last Updated: 28 Dec 2012

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Children's Cardiomyopathy Foundation

Our mission is to accelerate the search for a cure by stimulating and supporting promising research on pediatric cardiomyopathy, by educating and assisting physicians and patients on the complexities of the disease, and by increasing awareness and advocacy on behalf of affected children and their families.

http://www.childrenscardiomyopathy.org

Last Updated: 20 Jul 2015

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SADS (Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndromes) Foundation

Our mission is to save the lives of young people who are genetically predisposed to sudden death due to cardiac arrhythmia and to provide education and support to families and the medical community.

http://www.StopSADS.org

Last Updated: 23 Apr 2015

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General Resources

ARVD Booklet

Describes the signs/symptoms of ARVD/C, as well as recommended diagnostic testing and management options.

Updated 12 Nov 2012

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy" returned 306 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

New Features of Electrocardiogram in a Case Report of Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy: A Care-Compliant Article.
 

Author(s): Haifeng Pei, Qiujun Yu, Xiaohua Su, Zhen Wang, Heng Zhao, Dachun Yang, Yongjian Yang, De Li

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Apr;95(16):e3442.

 

Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) is a crucial health problem. With sudden death often being the first presentation, early diagnosis for ARVC is essential. Up to date, electrocardiogram (ECG) is a widely used diagnostic method without invasive harms. To diagnose ...

Last Updated: 22 Apr 2016

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Electrical storm might be the initial presentation of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy.
 

Author(s): Mustafa Gülgün, Muzaffer Kürşat Fidancı, Alparslan Fatih Genç

Journal: Anatol J Cardiol. 2016 Mar;16(3):218-9.

 

Last Updated: 12 Apr 2016

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Response to Letter Regarding Article, "Treatment of Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy/Dysplasia: An International Task Force Consensus Statement".
 

Author(s): Domenico Corrado, Thomas Wichter, Mark S Link, Richard Hauer, Frank Marchlinski, Aris Anastasakis, Barbara Bauce, Cristina Basso, Corinna Brunckhorst, Adalena Tsatsopoulou, Harikrishna Tandri, Matthias Paul, Christian Schmied, Antonio Pelliccia, Firat Duru, N A Mark Estes, William J McKenna, Gaetano Thiene, Frank I Marcus, Hugh Calkins

Journal: Circulation. 2016 Mar;133(11):e437-8.

 

Last Updated: 15 Mar 2016

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The terms "Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy" returned 30 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Last Updated: 1 Dec 2015

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Management of patients with Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy in the Nordic countries.
 

Author(s): Kristina H Haugaa, Henning Bundgaard, Thor Edvardsen, Ole Eschen, Thomas Gilljam, Jim Hansen, Henrik Kjærulf Jensen, Pyotr G Platonov, Anneli Svensson, Jesper H Svendsen

Journal: Scand. Cardiovasc. J.. 2015 ;49(6):299-307.

 

Diagnostics of patients with arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) are complex, and based on the 2010 Task Force document including different diagnostic modalities. However, recommendations for clinical management and follow-up of patients with ARVC and their relatives ...

Last Updated: 25 Sep 2015

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Treatment of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia: an international task force consensus statement.
 

Author(s): Domenico Corrado, Thomas Wichter, Mark S Link, Richard Hauer, Frank Marchlinski, Aris Anastasakis, Barbara Bauce, Cristina Basso, Corinna Brunckhorst, Adalena Tsatsopoulou, Harikrishna Tandri, Matthias Paul, Christian Schmied, Antonio Pelliccia, Firat Duru, Nikos Protonotarios, N A Mark Estes, William J McKenna, Gaetano Thiene, Frank I Marcus, Hugh Calkins

Journal: Eur. Heart J.. 2015 Dec;36(46):3227-37.

 

Last Updated: 8 Dec 2015

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Diagnostic Value and Safety of Flecainide Infusion Test in Brugada Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Brugada Syndrome; Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy

 

Last Updated: 21 Sep 2016

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Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Mutation Analysis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cardiomyopathies; Dilated Cardiomyopathy; Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy; Restrictive Cardiomyopathy; Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy; Left Ventricular Non-compaction Cardiomyopathy

 

Last Updated: 25 Aug 2016

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German Centre for Cardiovascular Research Cardiomyopathy Register
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Acute Myocarditis; Dilated Cardiomyopathies; Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathies; Left Ventricular Myocardial Noncompaction Cardiomyopathy; Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathies; Amyloidosis

 

Last Updated: 24 Mar 2016

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