Cardiovascular Genetics and Genomics
April 2009, Wiley-Blackwell
Section A: Principles.
1 Principles of genetics and genomics.
2 Candidate gene and genome-wide association approaches.
3 A primer in statistical methods in genetics.
4 Ethical, legal, and social issues.
5 The role of ethnicity in managing cardiovascular patients.
6 Moving to the bedside: When? How?.
Section B: Specific cardiovascular disease.
7 Genomics and Atrial Arrhythmias.
8 Ventricular arrhythmias and sudden death.
9 Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy and Other Forms of Hypertrophy.
10 Genetics and genomics of dilated cardiomyopathy.
11 Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy.
12 Genetics of atherosclerosis.
14 Stroke Genomics.
16 Case study: warfarin pharmacogenetics from single to multiple genes.
17 Pharmacogenetics and Pharmacogenomics.
- Summarizes broad areas of contemporary genomic medicine
- Discusses specific cardiovascular diseases and their genetic components
- Addresses emerging concepts in pharmacogenetics