Long QT Syndrome and Other Channelopathies

  • Iwona Cygankiewicz
  • Wojciech Zareba


Postmortem studies of exercise-related sudden death victims showed that in some cases no evidence for structural heart disease could be found.


Structural Heart Disease Competitive Sport Brugada Syndrome Syncopic Episode Catecholaminergic Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia 
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We would like to acknowledge Dr. David Huang and Dr. Helmut Klein for sharing with us clinical cases illustrating patients with inherited channelopathies and Betty Mycking for her assistance in data collection.


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  1. 1.Heart Research Follow-up ProgramUniversity of Rochester Medical CenterRochesterUSA

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