Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

Common Name(s)

Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

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Children's Cardiomyopathy Foundation

Our mission is to accelerate the search for a cure by stimulating and supporting promising research on pediatric cardiomyopathy, by educating and assisting physicians and patients on the complexities of the disease, and by increasing awareness and advocacy on behalf of affected children and their families.

Last Updated: 20 May 2014

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Kids with Heart National Association for Children's Heart Disorders

Our organization was formed in 1985 with the main mission of providing support, information, resources, and education for the families of the children living with congenital heart defects and to promote public awareness of the issues that these families live with on a day to day basis.

Last Updated: 30 Oct 2012

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Restrictive Cardiomyopathy" for support, advocacy or research.

Children's Cardiomyopathy Foundation

Our mission is to accelerate the search for a cure by stimulating and supporting promising research on pediatric cardiomyopathy, by educating and assisting physicians and patients on the complexities of the disease, and by increasing awareness and advocacy on behalf of affected children and their families.

http://www.childrenscardiomyopathy.org

Last Updated: 20 May 2014

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Kids with Heart National Association for Children's Heart Disorders

Our organization was formed in 1985 with the main mission of providing support, information, resources, and education for the families of the children living with congenital heart defects and to promote public awareness of the issues that these families live with on a day to day basis.

http://www.kidswithheart.org

Last Updated: 30 Oct 2012

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Restrictive Cardiomyopathy" returned 92 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Desmin-related restrictive cardiomyopathy in a pediatric patient: a case report.
 

Author(s): Shruti Sharma, Rajnish Juneja, Gautam Sharma, Sudheer Arava, Ruma Ray

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;56(4):402-4.

 

Restrictive cardiomyopathies in the pediatric population have diverse etiologies, including storage diseases like hemosiderosis, glycogenoses and desmin with its associated proteins. Desmin-related myopathy is a rare familial disorder of the cardiac and skeletal muscle characterized ...

Last Updated: 20 Jan 2014

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Biventricular mechanics in constrictive pericarditis comparison with restrictive cardiomyopathy and impact of pericardiectomy.
 

Author(s): Kenya Kusunose, Arun Dahiya, Zoran B Popović, Hirohiko Motoki, M Chadi Alraies, Andrew O Zurick, Michael A Bolen, Deborah H Kwon, Scott D Flamm, Allan L Klein

Journal: Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 May;6(3):399-406.

 

The aim of our study was to compare myocardial mechanics of constrictive pericarditis (CP) with restrictive cardiomyopathy (RCM), or healthy controls; to assess the impact of pericardial thickening detected by cardiac magnetic resonance on regional myocardial mechanics in CP; and ...

Last Updated: 22 May 2013

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Sudden death in an infant with angina, restrictive cardiomyopathy, and coronary artery bridging: an unusual phenotype for a β-myosin heavy chain (MYH7) sarcomeric protein mutation.
 

Author(s): Steven C Greenway, Gregory J Wilson, Judith Wilson, Kristen George, Paul F Kantor

Journal: Circ Heart Fail. 2012 Nov;5(6):e92-3.

 

Last Updated: 21 Nov 2012

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The terms "Restrictive Cardiomyopathy" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Cardiac troponin mutations and restrictive cardiomyopathy.
 

Author(s): Michelle S Parvatiyar, Jose Renato Pinto, David Dweck, James D Potter

Journal: J. Biomed. Biotechnol.. 2010 ;2010():350706.

 

Mutations in sarcomeric proteins have recently been established as heritable causes of Restrictive Cardiomyopathy (RCM). RCM is clinically characterized as a defect in cardiac diastolic function, such as, impaired ventricular relaxation, reduced diastolic volume and increased end-diastolic ...

Last Updated: 9 Jul 2010

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Troponin I, cardiac diastolic dysfunction and restrictive cardiomyopathy.
 

Author(s): Xu-pei Huang, Jian-feng Du

Journal: Acta Pharmacol. Sin.. 2004 Dec;25(12):1569-75.

 

Cardiomyopathies are diseases of heart muscle that are associated with cardiac dysfunction. Molecular genetic studies performed to date have demonstrated that the damage or mutations in several sarcomeric contractile protein genes are associated with the development of the diseases. ...

Last Updated: 30 Nov 2004

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Differential diagnosis of restrictive cardiomyopathy and constrictive pericarditis.
 

Author(s): E W Hancock

Journal: Heart. 2001 Sep;86(3):343-9.

 

Last Updated: 21 Aug 2001

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Genotype-Phenotype Associations in Pediatric Cardiomyopathy (PCM GENES)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Dilated Cardiomyopathy; Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy; Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

 

Last Updated: 5 May 2014

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