It further states years of gender-based research has revealed that Takotsubo cardiomyopathy
, was first described in 1990 in Japan and is almost exclusively discovered in women with more than 90 percent of reported cases in women aged 58 to 75.
Many studies have been carried out to discover the relationship between cardiomyopathy
and T wave alternans7,8.
Other important cause of dilated cardiomyopathy
like presentation in young child is anomalous origin left coronary artery from pulmonary artery.
Current state of knowledge on aetiology, diagnosis, management, and therapy of peripartum cardiomyopathy
Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology Working Group on Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
8] The diagnostic criteria for apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
included demonstration of asymmetric hypertrophy, confined predominantly to the apex with an apical wall thickness > 15 mm and a ratio of maximal apical to posterior wall thickness > 1.
Some of the tests used to diagnose peripartum cardiomyopathy
include the following: ECHO, ECG, chest X-Ray, BNP and cardiac MRI.
or DCM is the most common form of non-ischemic cardiomyopathy
condition that involves decreased heart function due to an enlarged heart which cannot pump blood efficiently and can affect the lungs, liver, and other body systems.
The report provides a snapshot of the global therapeutic landscape of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
CAPR) said the first patient has been dosed in a clinical trial testing a stem cell therapy for Duchenne muscular dystrophy-related cardiomyopathy
CAP-1002, an allogeneic, cardiosphere-derived stemcell (CDC) therapy, is being tested in the HOPEDuchenne Phase1/2 clinical trial (Halt cardiomyOPathy
progrEssion in Duchenne) at the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and at Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute in Los Angeles, Calif.
worsens, the heart becomes weaker.