Chapter 10. Value of Exercise Testing in Assessing Clinical State and Prognosis in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

  1. Barry J. Maron MD
  1. Sanjay Sharma MRCP, MD

Published Online: 25 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987469.ch10

Diagnosis and Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Diagnosis and Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

How to Cite

Sharma, S. (2004) Value of Exercise Testing in Assessing Clinical State and Prognosis in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, in Diagnosis and Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (ed B. J. Maron), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470987469.ch10

Editor Information

  1. Director, The Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center, Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 OCT 2007
  2. Published Print: 27 FEB 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405117326

Online ISBN: 9780470987469

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Keywords:

  • cardiac sarcomeric contractile;
  • hypertrophic cardiomyopathy;
  • functional limitation;
  • cardiopulmonary resuscitation;
  • tachycardia

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Assessment of functional capacity and myocardial ischemia

  • Mechanisms of functional limitation

  • Determinants of functional capacity

  • Peripheral mechanisms

  • Diagnosis and differentiation of HCM from other forms of LVH

  • Risk stratification for sudden death

  • Conclusions