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The Long QT Syndrome


This slide presentation provides an overview of Long QT Syndrome (LQTS), including background and the risk of sudden cardiac death.

This presentation addresses the following topics:

  • Background
  • Identification
  • Therapies available
  • Current management
  • Ongoing research
  • Case studies
  • Conclusions
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International Long QT Registry

Funding Sources

Cardiac Arrhythmias Research and Education (C.A.R.E.) Foundation, Inc.

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Last updated: February 15, 2012.