3rd Global Summit on Heart Diseases
MD PhD, Fuwai Hospital, Beijing, China
Yin Kang has been trained in clinical cardiac pacing and electrophysiology under the direction of Professor Hua Wei for many years. During her doctoral study in Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, she systemically reviewed the patients who had been implanted an ICD at Fuwai Hospital in the nearly recent 30 years with the guidance of Professor Hua Wei. After hard work of follow-up and thorough study of patients with arrhythmic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) and an ICD, she presented the effectiveness of ICDs in prevention of sudden cardiac death, and the prevalence, treatment measures and prognosis of ICD electrical storm in those patients. Her research provides reference for the treatment and further investigation of this kind of patients.