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Articles of Interest

Title Citation
Enhanced American College of Cardiology/American Heart
Association Strategy for Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death
in High-Risk Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
JAMA Cardiol. Published online May 22, 2019. doi:10.1001/jamacardio.2019.1391
2011 ACCF/AHA guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. Circulation. 2011 Dec 13;124(24):e783-831. doi: 10.1161/CIR.0b013e318223e2bd. Epub 2011 Nov 8.
Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy-alcohol septal ablation vs. myectomy: a meta-analysis. Eur Heart J. 2009 May;30(9):1080-7. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehp016. Epub 2009 Feb 19.
The case for surgery in obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2004 Nov 16;44(10):2044-53.
2010 American Heart Association recommended compression depths during pediatric in-hospital resuscitations are associated with survival. Resuscitation. 2014 Sep;85(9):1179-84. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2014.05.007. Epub 2014 May 16.
Comparison of U.S. and Italian experiences with sudden cardiac deaths in young competitive athletes and implications for preparticipation screening strategies. Am J Cardiol. 2009 Jul 15;104(2):276-80. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2009.03.037. Epub 2009 May 18.
Recommendations and considerations related to preparticipation screening for cardiovascularabnormalities in competitive athletes: 2007 update: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association Council on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Metabolism: endorsed by the American College of Cardiology Foundation. Circulation. 2007 Mar 27;115(12):1643-455. Epub 2007 Mar 12
J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2008 Dec;17(10):1629-34. doi: 10.1089/jwh.2007.0734.
American College of Cardiology/
European Society of Cardiology Clinical Expert
Consensus Document on Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Herz. 2005 Sep;30(6):550-7.
2014 Role of 12 lead Circulation. 2014;CIR.0000000000000025published online before printSeptember 15 2014, doi:10.1161/CIR.0000000000000025
Emotional Stress Triggers Symptoms in Hypertrophic
Cardiomyopathy: A Survey of the Hypertrophic
Cardiomyopathy Association
 2010 Sep;33(9):1047-53. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-8159.2010.02770.x.