2017 AHA/ACC/HRS Guideline for Management of Patients With Ventricular Arrhythmias and the Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death: Executive Summary

Sana M. Al-Khatib, William G. Stevenson, Michael J. Ackerman, William J. Bryant, David J. Callans, Anne B. Curtis, Barbara J. Deal, Timm Dickfeld, Michael E. Field, Gregg C. Fonarow, Anne M. Gillis, Christopher B. Granger, Stephen C. Hammill, Mark A. Hlatky, José A. Joglar, G. Neal Kay, Daniel D. Matlock, Robert J. Myerburg, Richard L. Page

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104 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)e210-e271
JournalCirculation
Volume138
Issue number13
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 25 2018

Keywords

  • AHA Scientific Statements
  • CT imaging
  • ECG
  • MR imaging
  • acute coronary syndrome
  • ambulatory ECG monitoring
  • antiarrhythmic drug therapy
  • arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy
  • athletes
  • cardiac electrophysiology
  • cardiac resynchronization therapy
  • cardiomyopathy
  • catheter ablation
  • congenital heart disease
  • echocardiography
  • electrophysiological testing
  • genetic arrhythmias
  • guidelines
  • heart failure
  • imaging
  • implantable and external cardioverter devices
  • implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
  • medication-induced arrhythmias
  • myocardial infarction
  • premature ventricular beats
  • resuscitation
  • sarcoidosis
  • specific pathology (eg, congenital heart disease, myocarditis, renal failure)
  • stable coronary artery disease
  • sudden cardiac arrest
  • sudden cardiac death
  • torsades de pointes
  • ventricular fibrillation
  • ventricular tachycardia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Physiology (medical)

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Al-Khatib, S. M., Stevenson, W. G., Ackerman, M. J., Bryant, W. J., Callans, D. J., Curtis, A. B., Deal, B. J., Dickfeld, T., Field, M. E., Fonarow, G. C., Gillis, A. M., Granger, C. B., Hammill, S. C., Hlatky, M. A., Joglar, J. A., Kay, G. N., Matlock, D. D., Myerburg, R. J., & Page, R. L. (2018). 2017 AHA/ACC/HRS Guideline for Management of Patients With Ventricular Arrhythmias and the Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death: Executive Summary. Circulation, 138(13), e210-e271. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000548