Cardiac MRI in Diagnosis, Clinical Management and Prognosis of Arrythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia/Cardiomyopathy book cover

Cardiac MRI in Diagnosis, Clinical Management and Prognosis of Arrythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia/Cardiomyopathy

Cardiac MRI in Diagnosis, Clinical Management and Prognosis of Arrythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia/Cardiomyopathy provides up-to-date information regarding the most effective diagnostic protocols and CMR sequences for the evaluation of patients with suspected or known ARVC. It includes CMR protocol summaries and clinical algorithms presented as flow diagrams, many of which have never been previously published. The book contains case reports from the practice and database of Dr. Frank I. Marcus, world renowned ARVD expert; as well as input from imaging experts from a large academic center with unique RV pathology imaging experience. This title is the perfect pocket companion for cardiologists, pediatric cardiologists, cardiac imaging and electrophysiology specialists as well as cardiology researchers.

Audience

cardiologists, pediatric cardiologists, cardiac imaging and electrophysiology specialists as well as cardiology researchers.

Paperback, 224 Pages

Published: May 2015

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-801283-3

Contents

  • 1. Introduction
    2. ARVC: historical facts and pathological features
    3. Definition and clinical classification of ARVC. Task Force criteria for ARVC.
    4. Clinical and CMR features of ARVC.
    5. Association of phenotype and genotype in diagnosis and prognosis of ARVC in the adult population.
    6. CMR in evaluation of pediatric population with known or suspected ARVD/C                                                                                                                                                                                                         
    7. Differential diagnosis of ARVC 
    8. Prognostic value of CMR in ARVC.
    9. Special cases and special populations: tips and tricks in getting diagnostic CMR
    10. Other diagnostic imaging modalities in diagnostic work up of patients with ARVC.
    11. Sequential imaging and follow-up in patients with ARVC.
    12. Selected clinical cases from our practice

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