Long QT syndrome 1

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Long QT syndrome 1

Romano-Ward syndrome is the most common form of inherited long QT syndrome. Symptoms include arrhythmia, fainting, cardiac arrest, and sudden death. There are six different types of this syndrome, long QT 1 through 6. Each type is caused by a change in a different gene. The most prevalent form of long QT syndrome is long QT type 1. Long QT type 1 is caused by changes in the KCNQ1 gene. Romano-Ward syndrome is inherited in an autosomal dominant fashion.
 

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The terms "Long QT syndrome 1" returned 29 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The interaction of caveolin 3 protein with the potassium inward rectifier channel Kir2.1: physiology and pathology related to long qt syndrome 9 (LQT9).
 

Author(s): Ravi Vaidyanathan, Amanda L Vega, Chunhua Song, Qing Zhou, Bi-Hua Tan, Bihua Tan, Stuart Berger, Jonathan C Makielski, Lee L Eckhardt

Journal: J. Biol. Chem.. 2013 Jun;288(24):17472-80.

 

Mutations in CAV3 cause LQT syndrome 9 (LQT9). A previously reported LQT9 patient had prominent U waves on ECG, a feature that has been correlated with Kir2.1 loss of function. Our objective was to determine whether caveolin 3 (Cav3) associates with Kir2.1 and whether LQT9-associated ...

Last Updated: 17 Jun 2013

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Exercise and vagal reflex in long QT syndrome type 1.
 

Author(s): Koonlawee Nademanee

Journal: J. Am. Coll. Cardiol.. 2012 Dec;60(24):2525-6.

 

Last Updated: 14 Dec 2012

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In silico cardiac risk assessment in patients with long QT syndrome: type 1: clinical predictability of cardiac models.
 

Author(s): Ryan Hoefen, Matthias Reumann, Ilan Goldenberg, Arthur J Moss, Jin O-Uchi, Yiping Gu, Scott McNitt, Wojciech Zareba, Christian Jons, Jorgen K Kanters, Pyotr G Platonov, Wataru Shimizu, Arthur A M Wilde, John Jeremy Rice, Coeli M Lopes

Journal: J. Am. Coll. Cardiol.. 2012 Nov;60(21):2182-91.

 

The study was designed to assess the ability of computer-simulated electrocardiography parameters to predict clinical outcomes and to risk-stratify patients with long QT syndrome type 1 (LQT1).

Last Updated: 16 Nov 2012

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Comparison Between Epinephrine and Exercise Test in QT Long Syndrome Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Long QT Syndrome Type 1 or 2

 

Last Updated: 23 May 2014

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