A Case of Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy (ARVC)

Authors: Nicholas Ashur, MD
Credit/contact hours: .25
Estimated time to complete: 20 Minutes
Publication Date: August 18, 2023
Expiration date: August 18,, 2026



This course follows a patient diagnosed with Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy (ARVC), and highlights the background, pathophysiology, clinical manifestions, diagnosis, risk stratification, and management of ARVC. The course is developed from a Cath Lab patient case presentation and includes audio files of discussion about the case between meeting attendees.

You Will Learn

  • Discuss ECG findings suggestive of Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy (ARVC)
  • Understand ARVC diagnostic criteria
  • Review ARVC risk stratification and how it impacts primary prevention Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator (ICD) use

Method and medium:

Learners participate in the interactive learning modules by correctly answering multiple choice questions dispersed throughout. Learners will be prompted to try again, if a question is answered incorrectly.The course will open in a new tab – to exit the course, simply close the tab.