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Genetic Testing for Inherited Cardiovascular Diseases: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association.

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Musunuru, K; Hershberger, RE; Day, SM; Klinedinst, NJ; Landstrom, AP; Parikh, VN; Prakash, S; Semsarian, C; Sturm, AC ...
Published in: Circ Genom Precis Med
August 2020

Advances in human genetics are improving the understanding of a variety of inherited cardiovascular diseases, including cardiomyopathies, arrhythmic disorders, vascular disorders, and lipid disorders such as familial hypercholesterolemia. However, not all cardiovascular practitioners are fully aware of the utility and potential pitfalls of incorporating genetic test results into the care of patients and their families. This statement summarizes current best practices with respect to genetic testing and its implications for the management of inherited cardiovascular diseases.

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Circ Genom Precis Med

DOI

EISSN

2574-8300

Publication Date

August 2020

Volume

13

Issue

4

Start / End Page

e000067

Location

United States

Related Subject Headings

  • Vascular Diseases
  • United States
  • Risk Factors
  • Hyperlipoproteinemia Type II
  • Humans
  • Genetic Testing
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Cardiomyopathies
  • Arrhythmias, Cardiac
  • American Heart Association
 

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Musunuru, K., Hershberger, R. E., Day, S. M., Klinedinst, N. J., Landstrom, A. P., Parikh, V. N., … American Heart Association Council on Genomic and Precision Medicine; Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology; Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing; and Council on Clinical Cardiology, . (2020). Genetic Testing for Inherited Cardiovascular Diseases: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association. Circ Genom Precis Med, 13(4), e000067. https://doi.org/10.1161/HCG.0000000000000067
Musunuru, Kiran, Ray E. Hershberger, Sharlene M. Day, N Jennifer Klinedinst, Andrew P. Landstrom, Victoria N. Parikh, Siddharth Prakash, Christopher Semsarian, Amy C. Sturm, and Amy C. American Heart Association Council on Genomic and Precision Medicine; Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology; Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing; and Council on Clinical Cardiology. “Genetic Testing for Inherited Cardiovascular Diseases: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association.Circ Genom Precis Med 13, no. 4 (August 2020): e000067. https://doi.org/10.1161/HCG.0000000000000067.
Musunuru K, Hershberger RE, Day SM, Klinedinst NJ, Landstrom AP, Parikh VN, et al. Genetic Testing for Inherited Cardiovascular Diseases: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association. Circ Genom Precis Med. 2020 Aug;13(4):e000067.
Musunuru, Kiran, et al. “Genetic Testing for Inherited Cardiovascular Diseases: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association.Circ Genom Precis Med, vol. 13, no. 4, Aug. 2020, p. e000067. Pubmed, doi:10.1161/HCG.0000000000000067.
Musunuru K, Hershberger RE, Day SM, Klinedinst NJ, Landstrom AP, Parikh VN, Prakash S, Semsarian C, Sturm AC, American Heart Association Council on Genomic and Precision Medicine; Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology; Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing; and Council on Clinical Cardiology. Genetic Testing for Inherited Cardiovascular Diseases: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association. Circ Genom Precis Med. 2020 Aug;13(4):e000067.

Published In

Circ Genom Precis Med

DOI

EISSN

2574-8300

Publication Date

August 2020

Volume

13

Issue

4

Start / End Page

e000067

Location

United States

Related Subject Headings

  • Vascular Diseases
  • United States
  • Risk Factors
  • Hyperlipoproteinemia Type II
  • Humans
  • Genetic Testing
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Cardiomyopathies
  • Arrhythmias, Cardiac
  • American Heart Association