2017 AHA/ACC/HRS guideline for management of patients with ventricular arrhythmias and the prevention of sudden cardiac death: Executive summary: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Rhythm Society

Sana M. Al-Khatib, William G. Stevenson, Michael J. Ackerman, William J. Bryant, David J. Callans, Anne B. Curtis, Barbara J. Deal, Timm Dickfeld, Michael E. Field, Gregg C. Fonarow, Anne M. Gillis, Christopher B. Granger, Stephen C. Hammill, Mark A. Hlatky, José A. Joglar, G. Neal Kay, Daniel D. Matlock, Robert J. Myerburg, Richard L. Page

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459 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)e190-e252
JournalHeart rhythm
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 2018


  • ACC/AHA Clinical Practice Guidelines
  • Acute coronary syndrome
  • Ambulatory ECG monitoring
  • Antiarrhythmic drug therapy
  • Arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy
  • Athletes
  • CT imaging
  • Cardiac electrophysiology
  • Cardiac resynchronization therapy
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Catheter ablation
  • Congenital heart disease
  • ECG
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrophysiological testing
  • Genetic arrhythmias
  • Guidelines
  • Heart failure
  • Imaging
  • Implantable and external cardioverter devices
  • Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
  • MR imaging
  • Medication-induced arrhythmias
  • Myocardial infarction
  • Premature ventricular beats
  • Resuscitation
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Specific pathology (e.g., congenital heart disease, myocarditis, renal failure)
  • Stable coronary artery disease
  • Sudden cardiac arrest
  • Sudden cardiac death
  • Torsades de pointes
  • Ventricular fibrillation
  • Ventricular tachycardia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Physiology (medical)

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