For children diagnosed with complex heart conditions like hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), the diagnosis can be frightening for families and challenging for healthcare providers since the trajectory of the condition is often uncertain. As a leading cause of sudden...
At the 2018 Canadian Cardiovascular Congress, the Ted Rogers Centre held a workshop focused on the utility of genetic testing in a cardiology practice.
In it, an expert panel comprising cardiologists, genetic counsellors and a patient explored the landscape of modern genetic testing, what it means for clinicians in the cardiovascular space, and what it means for families.
If this is a topic of interest, this hour-long workshop is worth a view — and we are pleased to offer such educational material here online.