Idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy

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Idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy

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The terms "Idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy" returned 315 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Prognostic Impact of Segmental Wall Motion Abnormality in Patients With Idiopathic Dilated Cardiomyopathy.
 

Author(s): Yuichiro Iida, Takayuki Inomata, Toyoji Kaida, Teppei Fujita, Yuki Ikeda, Takeru Nabeta, Shunsuke Ishii, Toshimi Koitabashi, Ichiro Takeuchi, Junya Ako

Journal: Int Heart J. 2017 Aug;58(4):544-550.

 

The clinical impact of left ventricular (LV) segmental wall motion abnormalities (SWMA) in patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy (IDCM) has not been well elucidated.Among 100 consecutive IDCM patients with follow-up visits, we enrolled 85 after excluding those with left ...

Last Updated: 13 Jul 2017

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Neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio predicts appropriate therapy in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy patients with primary prevention implantable cardioverter defibrillator.
 

Author(s): Fatih M Uçar, Burak Açar

Journal: Saudi Med J. 2017 Feb;38(2):143-148.

 

To investigate whether an inflammatory marker of neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio (NLR) predicts appropriate implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) therapy (shock or anti tachycardia pacing) in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy (IDC) patients.

Last Updated: 30 Jan 2017

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Prognostic Significance of Frontal QRS-T Angle in Patients with Idiopathic Dilated Cardiomyopathy.
 

Author(s): Sheng-Na Li, Xin-Lin Zhang, Guo-Long Cai, Ruo-Wei Lin, He Jiang, Jian-Zhou Chen, Biao Xu, Wei Huang

Journal: Chin. Med. J.. 2016 Aug;129(16):1904-11.

 

Current risk stratification of idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy (IDC) lacks sufficient sensitivity and specificity. The objective of this study was to investigate the predictive role of frontal QRS-T angles in IDC.

Last Updated: 9 Aug 2016

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The terms "Idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy" returned 5 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

HLA-DR3 antigen in the resistance to idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy.
 

Author(s): B Jin, B W Wu, Z C Wen, H M Shi, J Zhu

Journal: Braz. J. Med. Biol. Res.. 2016 ;49(4):e5131.

 

Idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy (IDC) has been hypothesized as a multifactorial disorder initiated by an environment trigger in individuals with predisposing human leukocyte antigen (HLA) alleles. Published data on the association between HLA-DR3 antigen and IDC risk are inconclusive. ...

Last Updated: 24 Mar 2016

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Recent insights into the role of autoimmunity in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy.
 

Author(s): Jason M Lappé, Clara M Pelfrey, W H Wilson Tang

Journal: J. Card. Fail.. 2008 Aug;14(6):521-30.

 

Dilated cardiomyopathy is a devastating disease associated with poor outcomes. Although the etiology of this disease remains largely unknown, so-called "idiopathic" dilated cardiomyopathy (iDCM) is associated with evidence of an autoimmune process that may be contributing to the pathophysiology ...

Last Updated: 1 Aug 2008

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Is hepatitis C virus a cause of idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy? A systematic review of literature.
 

Author(s): Francisco José Farias Borges Dos Reis, Tiago Almeida de Sousa, Manoela S Oliveira, Ney Dantas, Martha Silveira, Maria Ignês Freitas Melro Braghiroly, Raymundo Paraná

Journal: Braz J Infect Dis. 2006 Jun;10(3):199-202.

 

Recent studies have suggested that some patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy (IDC) are also afflicted with insidious forms of viral myocarditis. Participation of hepatitis C virus (HCV) in this process has been postulated. The objective of this study was to evaluate a possible ...

Last Updated: 14 Jun 2007

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Idiopathic Dilated Cardiomyopathy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Primary Idiopathic Dilated Cardiomyopathy

 

Last Updated: 17 Nov 2016

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DCM Precision Medicine Study
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Idiopathic Dilated Cardiomyopathy

 

Last Updated: 30 Jan 2017

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