Increased left ventricular mass as a predictor of sudden cardiac death: is it time to put it to the test?

Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2013 Feb;6(1):212-7. doi: 10.1161/CIRCEP.112.974931.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Death, Sudden, Cardiac / etiology*
  • Death, Sudden, Cardiac / pathology
  • Death, Sudden, Cardiac / prevention & control
  • Defibrillators, Implantable
  • Echocardiography
  • Electric Countershock / instrumentation
  • Electrocardiography
  • Heart Ventricles / pathology*
  • Heart Ventricles / physiopathology
  • Humans
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular / complications*
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular / pathology
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular / physiopathology
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular / therapy
  • Patient Selection
  • Predictive Value of Tests
  • Risk Assessment
  • Risk Factors
  • Stroke Volume
  • Ventricular Dysfunction, Left / etiology
  • Ventricular Dysfunction, Left / pathology
  • Ventricular Dysfunction, Left / physiopathology
  • Ventricular Function, Left