Exercise and Inherited Arrhythmias.

  title={Exercise and Inherited Arrhythmias.},
  author={Christopher Ching Hang Cheung and Zachary W. M. Laksman and Gregory Mellor and Shubhayan Sanatani and Andrew D. Krahn},
  journal={The Canadian journal of cardiology},
  volume={32 4},
Sudden cardiac death (SCD) in an apparently healthy individual is a tragedy that prompts a series of investigations to identify the cause of death and to prevent SCD in potentially at-risk family members. Several inherited channelopathies and cardiomyopathies, including long QT syndrome (LQTS), catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular cardiomyopathy (CPVT), hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), and arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) are associated with exercise-related SCD… CONTINUE READING
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