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Peripartum cardiomyopathy

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Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others. The terms "Peripartum cardiomyopathy" returned 30 free, full-text review articles. First few results:
Worldwide Incidence of Peripartum Cardiomyopathy and Overall Maternal Mortality.
Last Updated: Jun 13, 2019

Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is a specific cardiomyopathy in which heart failure develops due to reduced myocardial contraction during pregnancy or in the postpartum period in women without a previous history of heart disease. The epidemiology of PPCM has been reported in various ...

Peripartum cardiomyopathy.
Last Updated: Apr 03, 2019

Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is a rare, often dilated, cardiomyopathy with systolic dysfunction that presents in late pregnancy or, more commonly, the early postpartum period. Although the condition is prevalent worldwide, women with black ancestry seem to be at greatest risk, ...

Peripartum Cardiomyopathy: Progress in Understanding the Etiology, Management, and Prognosis.
Last Updated: Jan 14, 2019

Occurring in approximately 1 in 1000 live births in the United States, peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is characterized by left ventricular ejection fraction reduced to less than 45% near the end of pregnancy or within the first 5 months after delivery. Although the cause of PPCM ...

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Editorial articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Peripartum cardiomyopathy" returned 6 free, full-text editorial articles. First few results:
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Research Articles from PubMed

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Peripartum cardiomyopathy" returned 157 free, full-text research articles. First few results:
Fathers' reactions over their partner's diagnosis of peripartum cardiomyopathy: A qualitative interview study.
Last Updated: May 08, 2019

Fathers' experience of childbirth has been described as both distressing and wonderful, but little has been described in the literature about fathers´ reactions when their partners get life threatening diagnoses such as peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) during the peripartum period.

Disparities in death rates in women with peripartum cardiomyopathy between advanced and developing countries: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Last Updated: May 07, 2019

There is limited information about differences in maternal deaths from peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) between advanced and developing countries. To review the literature to define the global prevalence of death from PPCM, and to determine the differences in PPCM mortality rates ...

The Use of Bromocriptine for Peripartum Cardiomyopathy after Twin Delivery via Oocyte Donation.
Last Updated: Apr 22, 2019

Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is rare but life-threatening. We herein report the case of a 48-year-old woman with PPCM after oocyte donation and delivery of twins. Two weeks after delivery, she suffered from severe symptoms of heart failure [orthopnea, New York Heart Association ...

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