Search for dissertations about: "life-threatening cardiac events"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words life-threatening cardiac events.

  1. 1. Long QT syndrome in Sweden founder effects and associated cardiac phenotypes

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Annika Winbo; Umeå universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Long QT Syndrome; Jervell and Lange-Nielsen Syndrome; inherited arrhythmia; founder effects; clinical genetics; haplotype analysis; mutation age; founder mutation; clinical phenotype; life-threatening cardiac events; mutation-specific; KCNQ1 gene; modifier genes; sequence variants; risk stratification; risk factor; gender; Pediatrics; pediatrik;

    Abstract : Background: We aimed to increase the knowledge regarding the familial arrhythmogenic disorder Long QT Syndrome (LQTS) and its recessive variant Jervell and Lange-Nielsen Syndrome (JLNS) in Sweden, including prevalences and clinical phenotypes. A specific focus was directed towards two KCNQ1 mutations –p.Y111C and p. READ MORE

  2. 2. Turner karyotype and childbirth

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Anna Hagman; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Turner syndrome; obstetric and neonatal outcome; Turner karyotype; pregnancy; maternal characteristics; neonatal chracterisitics;

    Abstract : Turner karyotype and childbirth Anna Hagman, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden, 2013. [email protected] READ MORE