All LQT3 patients need an ICD: true or false?

Heart Rhythm. 2009 Jan;6(1):113-20. doi: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2008.10.017. Epub 2008 Oct 15.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comparative Study

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • DNA / genetics*
  • Death, Sudden, Cardiac / prevention & control
  • Decision Making
  • Defibrillators, Implantable*
  • Electric Countershock / instrumentation*
  • Exons
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Long QT Syndrome / genetics
  • Long QT Syndrome / metabolism
  • Long QT Syndrome / therapy*
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Muscle Proteins / genetics*
  • Muscle Proteins / metabolism
  • Mutation*
  • NAV1.5 Voltage-Gated Sodium Channel
  • Pedigree
  • Polymerase Chain Reaction
  • Prognosis
  • Sodium Channels / genetics*
  • Sodium Channels / metabolism

Substances

  • Muscle Proteins
  • NAV1.5 Voltage-Gated Sodium Channel
  • SCN5A protein, human
  • Sodium Channels
  • DNA