Chapter 7. Other Modes of Disability or Death Including Stroke, and Treatment Strategies, in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

  1. Barry J. Maron MD
  1. Franco Cecchi MD,
  2. Iacopo Olivotto MD and
  3. Barry J. Maron MD

Published Online: 25 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987469.ch7

Diagnosis and Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Diagnosis and Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

How to Cite

Cecchi, F., Olivotto, I. and Maron, B. J. (2004) Other Modes of Disability or Death Including Stroke, and Treatment Strategies, in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, in Diagnosis and Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (ed B. J. Maron), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470987469.ch7

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:

  • dyspnea;
  • peripheral embolism;
  • left ventricular outflow tract;
  • epidemiology;
  • cardiac defibrillator

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Epidemiology and clinical outcome

  • HCM-related mortality

  • HCM-related morbidity

  • Risk factors and predictors of adverse prognosis

  • Treatment strategies

  • Conclusions