Chapter 10. Inheritable Arrhythmogenic Diseases

  1. José Jalife MD Professor of Internal Medicine Professor of Molecular & Integrative Physiology1,2,
  2. Mario Delmar MD, PhD Professor of Internal Medicine3,4,
  3. Justus Anumonwo PhD Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine5,
  4. Omer Berenfeld PhD Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Engineering5 and
  5. Jérôme Kalifa MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine5

Published Online: 15 JUL 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444316940.ch10

Basic Cardiac Electrophysiology for the Clinician, Second Edition

Basic Cardiac Electrophysiology for the Clinician, Second Edition

How to Cite

Jalife, J., Delmar, M., Anumonwo, J., Berenfeld, O. and Kalifa, J. (2009) Inheritable Arrhythmogenic Diseases, in Basic Cardiac Electrophysiology for the Clinician, Second Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444316940.ch10

Author Information

  1. 1

    The Cyrus and Jane Farrehi Professor of Cardiovascular Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

  2. 2

    Center for Arrhythmia Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

  3. 3

    Frank Norman Wilson Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

  4. 4

    Molecular & Integrative Physiology Co-Director, Center for Arrhythmia Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

  5. 5

    Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUL 2009
  2. Published Print: 29 MAY 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405183338

Online ISBN: 9781444316940

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Keywords:

  • inheritable arrhythmogenic diseases;
  • catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia (CPVT);
  • ankyrin-B and cardiac electrical activity control;
  • acquired long QT syndrome;
  • EAD induced triggered arrhythmias (TAs) in monophasic action potential recordings;
  • genetic bases and Brugada syndrome pathophysiology;
  • two-dimensional model of action potential propagation;
  • catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia (CPVT);
  • arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Congenital Long QT Syndrome

  • Acquired Long QT Syndrome

  • Arrhythmia Mechanisms and the Long QT Syndrome

  • Brugada Syndrome

  • Short QT Syndrome

  • Catecholaminergic Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

  • Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy

  • Summary