Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy/Dysplasia
ARVD information and treatment for patients and medical doctors.
Broken Heart Syndrome: Acute Stress Cardiomyopathy
About this condition in which intense emotional or physical stress can cause rapid and severe heart muscle weakness. Includes information about Johns Hopkins University's case registry for use in researching ASC.
The Cardiac Center
A list of treatment alternatives available to patients with cardiomyopathy/heart failure. A list of services, information for patients and second opinions are topics discussed.
HealthCentral presents this disorder discussing the different types.
Helps sufferers and medical professionals find ways to deal with various forms of this disease.
Charity Mae Foundation
In memory of a teenage girl who died unexpectedly in January 1998 from complications of cardiomyopathy. Detailed information on this disorder and a support group.
The Deborah Heart and Lung Center
A look at cardiomyopathy, the types, causes, diagnosing, symptoms, treatment and what to expect.
Dr. Strand MD: Specializing in Nutritional Medicine
Looks extensively at cardiomyopathy and Coenzyme Q10 supplementing.
Familial Dilated Cardiomyopathy Research Project
Offers information about the project for patients, families and health professionals. Oregon Health Sciences University.
Fox's Medical Page
A site describing a young woman's struggle with cardiomyopathy. She has a left ventricular assist device, and is waiting for a heart transplant. Site has links to educational sites on heart failure, assist devices, organ donation, and recipes.
Gilead: The Israeli Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association
A detailed outline of what the association is and is trying to accomplish. Also the story of Gilead Har'El.
Answers questions such as what is hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, how common is it, how does it develop, symptoms, physical exam, and is there a cure.
An in-depth discussion on this disorder as to what it is, history and other names, how common it is, the causes, new discoveries, how the heart is affected and many other topics are covered.
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association
Membership information is discussed as well as in-depth discussion on this disorder. Some topics are, how common it is, symptoms, diagnosing, cures and research.
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association of Canada
Information about the association. Includes patient manual and patient stories.
Living With Dilated Cardiomyopathy
A personal story about this disorder covering exercise and rest, diet and weight, medicines, self control and mental attitude.
Mayo Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Clinic
A look at the facilities and the role of the clinic. Answers and questions for patients and relatives and a section with useful references about this disease.
The Merck Manual
A look at dilated (congestive), hypertophic, and restrictive cardiomyopathies, discussing the symptoms, diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of each.
Montgomery Heart Foundation for Cardiomyopathy
Provides private funding to support genetic research for familial cardiomyopathy and raise awareness of the disease to help promote the advancement of a cure. Includes the story of the Montgomery family.
A Mother's Heart, Inc.
Offers education, advocacy, and patient support for women suffering from peripartum cardiomyopathy, cardiac failure occurring near the end of pregnancy or after a baby's birth, when there is no prior history of heart disease.
Describes this disorder including symptoms, risk factors, diagnosing, tests, treatment and prognosis.
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy and Pregnancy
Explains what peripartum cardiomyopathy means for your pregnancy, implications for baby and anticipated management and care. From WebMD Health.
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy Support
Peer support for women with this heart condition stemming from pregnancy.
Pillie Willie Koerier
Coenzyme Q10, L-carnitine and taurine where used by this person for the treatment of this disorder. The steps and results are recorded here.
Explains what cardiomyopathy is, signs and symptoms, risk factors, prevention, diagnoses and treatment, medication, activity, diet, possible complications, and prognosis.
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