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

By

  • Aiden Abidov, Director of Cardiovascular Imaging and Leonard C. Pfeiffer Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Arizona Medical Center, Tucson, AZ
  • Isabel Oliva, Department of Medical Imaging, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ
  • Frank Marcus, Emeritus Professor of Medicine, Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center

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.
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Audience

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

 

Book information

  • Published: November 2015
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-801283-3


Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Introduction
Chapter 2. ARVC: historical facts and pathological features
Chapter 3. Definition and clinical classification of ARVC. Task Force criteria for ARVC
Chapter 4. Clinical and CMR features of ARVC
Chapter 5. Current Cardiac MRI protocols for known and suspected ARVC
Chapter 6. Association of phenotype and genotype in diagnosis and prognosis of ARVC in the adult population
Chapter 7. Diagnostic evaluation of children with known or suspected ARVD/C
Chapter 8. Differential diagnosis of ARVC
Chapter 9. Prognostic value of CMR in ARVC
Chapter 10. Sequential imaging and follow-up in patients with ARVC
Chapter 11. Special cases and special populations: tips and tricks in getting diagnostic CMR  
Chapter 12. Other diagnostic imaging modalities in evaluation of patients with ARVC
Chapter 13. Selected clinical cases from our practice