Compendium on Cardiomyopathies provides an easily readable source of material for practicing physicians, clinicians, cardiologists, intensivists and emergency medicine specialists. It presents an overview of different cardiomyopathies with information known from the past to the present.
Chapters cover different kinds of cardiomyopathies: hypertrophic cardiomyopathies, pediatric cardiomyopathies, arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy, inherited cardiomyopathies, Chagas disease, Takotsubo cardiomyopathy and more.
Readers will be informed about current research on different aspects of these cardiomyopathies such as etiology, important imaging methods used in diagnosis and treatment, genetics and clinical management. This compendium also introduces the reader to new terms describing groups of cardiomyopathies to enable them to apply modern clinical management principles while treating patients.
- The Dynamics and the Continual Pursuit for an In-Depth Understanding of the Genetics of Cardiomyopathies
- The Relationship Between Myocarditis (Viral, Autoimmune) and Cardiomyopathy (Infective, Inflammatory)
- Familiar Dilated Cardiomyopathy: a Comprehensive Overview
- Current Perspectives in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Novel Therapeutic Medical Approaches, Misconceptions, and the Present Prevalent Issues
- Restrictive Cardiomyopathy and Heart Failure in Children: Inheritance, Structural, and Morpho-Molecular Changes
- Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular cardiomyopathy
- Inherited Cardiac Channelopathies and Sudden Death
- Chagas Cardiomyopathy: The Fate of Newborns, Pregnant Mothers, and Their Unborn Child
- Non-Compaction Cardiomyopathy from Infancy to Adulthood
- Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy
- Endemic Agrestic Cardiomyopathy: Where Negligence Leads to Heart Failure, while Pain and Sudden Death Become the New Normal