A Guide to Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

A Guide to Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

This book was written by Dr. Barry J. Maron, an authority on HCM, and Ms. Lisa Salberg, Founder of the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association (HCMA), and herself an HCM patient.

Author: Barry J. Maron

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470675045

Category: Medical

Page: 167

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Written by the authority on hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) and an HCM patient, and fully endorsed by the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association (HCMA), the leading advocacy and support organization, the 3rd Edition of this best-selling guide offers unparalleled insight into all aspects of living with and treating HCM. Accessible and practical, A Guide to Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy For Patients, Their Families and Interested Physicians 3rd Edition: Answers the most pressing questions posed by patients, their families, and non-specialists health professionals involved in their care Covers everything from what is HCM and initial diagnosis of this increasingly prevalent condition to the latest treatment options Reflects the first-ever HCM guidelines published by the American Heart Association in 2011
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Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Drawing on the expertise of Dr. Barry Maron, an internationallyrecognized authority on HCM, the book addresses major questions andconcerns of both patients and families.

Author: Barry J. Maron

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781405172561

Category: Medical

Page: 128

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When there is a diagnosis of HCM in a family, this complete,easy-to-read guide is your essential resource for finding theanswers to your many questions. In clear and straightforwardlanguage, it explains what hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is, what thesymptoms are, and how it can be treated, as well as reviewing thegenetic implications and offering candid lifestyle advice. Drawing on the expertise of Dr. Barry Maron, an internationallyrecognized authority on HCM, the book addresses major questions andconcerns of both patients and families. Fully revised to reflectthe latest developments, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Forpatients, their families and interested physicians, SecondEdition, is a valuable source of straightforward advice anddependable information for everyone who is affected by HCM.
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Complications of Diabetes Mellitus

Complications of Diabetes Mellitus

Oxford Textbook of Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplantation (Oxford Textbooks in Cardiology) . ... A Guide to Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: For Patients, Their Families, and Interested Physicians, 3rd Edition .

Author: Jahangir Moini

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781000554908

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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Diabetes mellitus is a global epidemic with severe complications that can be of great cost. This book focuses on the complications of hypertension, heart attack or heart failure, stroke, blindness, nephropathy, neuropathy, amputations, and death, along with the prevalence and prevention of disease development. It explains distribution of the disease by age and gender, such as the development of type II diabetes in relation to obesity, which is more prevalent in younger age groups. Global mortality and costs of complications are significant, as the disease affects all ages, races, and ethnicities, making this book an invaluable resource for healthcare professionals and students everywhere. Key Features A useful ready reference for students, physicians, and healthcare professionals detailing the latest diagnostic tests and treatments of diabetes and its complications Explains how heart failure and stroke are deadly complications of diabetes along with kidney failure and life-threatening infections Establishes how cancer is linked to diabetes – a fact many people are not aware of – this book details the six types of cancer that may result from the disease, along with an individualized focus on the different "areas" of issues that occur from diabetes Discusses the effect of diabetes on the minds of patients, in relation to depression, anxiety, panic, PTSD, eating disorders, delirium, and dementia
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The Encyclopedia of Autoimmune Diseases

The Encyclopedia of Autoimmune Diseases

Behçet's Disease: A Guide to Its Clinical Understanding. ... CARDIOMYOPATHY Florence Meeting on Advances on Cardiomyopathies. ... Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: For Patients, Their Families, and Interested Physicians.

Author: Dana K. Cassell

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 9781438120942

Category: Medical

Page: 385

View: 966

A comprehensive guide to diseases of the immune system, listing names, symptoms, research, treatments available and more.
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Heart Failure E Book

Heart Failure E Book

MANAGEMENT OF PATIENTS WITH HYPERTROPHIC CARDIOMYOPATHY Genetic Screening There is considerable interest in genetic ... An early and accurate identification of the mutation carriers in a family could guide the physician for a close ...

Author: G. Michael Felker

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323315685

Category: Medical

Page: 787

View: 546

Lead editor of Braunwald's Heart Disease, Dr. Douglas L. Mann, and nationally and internationally recognized heart failure expert Dr. G. Michael Felker, bring you the latest, definitive state-of-the art information on heart failure in this outstanding Braunwald's companion volume. Heart Failure, 3rd Edition keeps you current with recent developments in the field, improved patient management strategies, and new drug therapies and implantable devices that will make a difference in your patients' lives and your practice.
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American Book Publishing Record

American Book Publishing Record

616.1'206 Advanced chakra healing : heart disease : the four pathways approach / by Cyndi Dale . ... Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy : for patients , their families , and interested physicians / by Barry J. Maron and Lisa Salberg . 2nd ed .

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ISBN: UOM:39015066180434

Category: American literature

Page:

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Categories: American literature

Consumer Health Information Source Book

Consumer Health Information Source Book

The Authoritative Guide , 153 Hepatitis C : Treatment Alternatives , 195 The Hepatitis C Handbook , 154 The Hepatitis C ... 62 Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy : For Patients , Their Familles , and Interested Physicians , 150 Hysterectomy ...

Author: Alan M. Rees

Publisher: Greenwood

ISBN: 1573565091

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 348

View: 901

Lists and reviews sources of medical information for the layperson, including health-related organizations and clearing houses, consumer health magazines, Internet sources, mainstream books, and pamphlets in English and in Spanish.
Categories: Health & Fitness

The Complete Directory for People with Rare Disorders

The Complete Directory for People with Rare Disorders

A Comprehensive Guide to Over 1,000 Rare Disorders from the National Organization for Rare Disorders, ... from family studies for autoimmunity in dilated cardiomyopathy - Pamphlet Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy - Booklet Review Article ...

Author: National Organization for Rare Disorders

Publisher: Sedgwick Press

ISBN: 1891482181

Category: Medical

Page: 828

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This reference for lay readers and health care professionals presents information on disorders affecting fewer than 200,000 people in the U.S. at any one time. Each of the more than 1,100 entries describes the characteristics, causes, and symptoms of a particular disorder. The extensively cross-referenced volume also features profiles of 680 disease specific organizations as well as 629 umbrella organizations and 77 government agencies. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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