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Heart, Lung and Circulation

The Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand Position Statement on the Diagnosis and Management of Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy (2019 Update)

Published:April 18, 2019DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2019.02.194
      Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) is a disease affecting the right, and/or the left ventricle, and commonly presents as an electrical disorder with ventricular arrhythmias and increased risk of sudden cardiac death.

      Abbreviations:

      ARVC (arrythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy), RV (right ventricle), LV (left ventricle), VA (ventricular arrhythmias), VT (ventricular tachycardia), TAPSE (tricuspid annular plane systolic excursion), EACVI (European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging), TFC (Task Force Criteria), CMR (cardiovascular magnetic resonance), CT (computed tomography), ICD (implantable cardioverter-defibrillator)

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