Chapter 18. Alcohol Septal Ablation

  1. Barry J. Maron MD
  1. Hubert Seggewiss MD,
  2. Angelos Rigopoulos MD,
  3. Lothar Faber MD and
  4. Peer Ziemssen MD

Published Online: 25 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987469.ch18

Diagnosis and Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Diagnosis and Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

How to Cite

Seggewiss, H., Rigopoulos, A., Faber, L. and Ziemssen, P. (2004) Alcohol Septal Ablation, in Diagnosis and Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (ed B. J. Maron), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470987469.ch18

Editor Information

  1. Director, The Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center, Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 OCT 2007
  2. Published Print: 27 FEB 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405117326

Online ISBN: 9780470987469

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Keywords:

  • alcohol septal ablation;
  • hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy;
  • percutaneous transluminal septal myocardial ablation;
  • myocardial infarction;
  • trifascicular block

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Historical perspective

  • Technique

  • Indications and contraindications

  • Results

  • HOCM and concomitant cardiac disease

  • Comparison of PTSMA with myectomy

  • Summary