Diagnosing ARVC in Pediatric Patients Applying the Revised Task Force Criteria: Importance of Imaging, 12-Lead ECG, and Genetics

@article{Steinmetz2018DiagnosingAI,
  title={Diagnosing ARVC in Pediatric Patients Applying the Revised Task Force Criteria: Importance of Imaging, 12-Lead ECG, and Genetics},
  author={Michael Steinmetz and Ulrich J Krause and Peter Lauerer and Frank Konietschke and Randolph Aguayo and Christian Oliver Ritter and Andreas Schuster and Joachim Lotz and Thomas Paul and Wieland Staab},
  journal={Pediatric Cardiology},
  year={2018},
  pages={1-9}
}
Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) is a potentially lethal disease that is well described in adults. In pediatric patients, however, identification of patients at risk of adverse events of ARVC remains a challenge. We aimed to determine which criteria of the revised Task Force Criteria (rTFC), alone or combined, have an impact on… CONTINUE READING