Peripartum cardiomyopathy

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Peripartum cardiomyopathy

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Peripartum cardiomyopathy" returned 134 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Peripartum women with dyspnea in the emergency department: Is it peripartum cardiomyopathy?
 

Author(s): Wei-Wei Wang, Yu Wang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Aug;97(31):e11516.

 

Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is life-threatening and its diagnosis is a challenge. We highlight the clinical characteristics and bio-markers of PPCM and the proper differential diagnosis of peripartum dyspnea to aim to make an early diagnosis available.We analyzed 262 peripartum ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Successful management of fatal peripartum cardiomyopathy in a young pregnant woman: A case report.
 

Author(s): Yaqing Huang, Tianqi Chen, Meiqi Zhang, Xianghong Yang, Guodong Ding, Liwei Yang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Apr;97(15):e0408.

 

Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is a rare and life-threatening form of pregnancy associated myocardial disease.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Peripartum cardiomyopathy].
 

Author(s): Jihad Drissi, Zakaria Idri, Jaouad Kouach, Driss Moussaoui, Mohamed Dehayni

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Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PP-CMP) or Meadows' syndrom, is a dilated cardiomyopathy which occurs during or following pregnancy. It is characterized by heart failure with a systolic left ventricle ejection fraction of less than 45%. It is rare and its pathophysiologic mechanism is ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Peripartum cardiomyopathy" returned 26 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Peripartum cardiomyopathy: A systematic review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Zain Ul Abideen Asad, Mirwais Maiwand, Fahmi Farah, Tarun W Dasari

Journal: Clin Cardiol. 2018 May;41(5):693-697.

 

Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is a rare cause of heart failure. It is defined as cardiomyopathy that develops in the last month of pregnancy or within 5 months of the postpartum period without an identifiable cause. We conducted a systematic review of literature of prospective ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Peripartum cardiomyopathy: Status 2018.
 

Author(s): Divya Gupta, Nanette K Wenger

Journal: Clin Cardiol. 2018 Feb;41(2):217-219.

 

Peripartum cardiomyopathy is a rare cardiac condition, overall. However, in certain populations can be found frequently enough and the signs, symptoms, and management should be readily understood. Here we provide an updated overview of this topic.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Practical management of peripartum cardiomyopathy.
 

Author(s): Mi-Jeong Kim, Mi-Seung Shin

Journal: Korean J. Intern. Med.. 2017 May;32(3):393-403.

 

Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is an idiopathic cardiomyopathy that causes systolic heart failure (HF) in previously healthy young women. Despite latest remarkable achievement, unifying pathophysiologic mechanism is not well established. Considering close temporal relationship to ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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A Registry of Peripartum Cardiomyopathy in Turkey
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

 

Last Updated: 4 Dec 2017

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Bromocriptine in the Treatment of Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

 

Last Updated: 2 Sep 2017

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Peripartum Cardiomyopathy in Nigeria Registry
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

 

Last Updated: 26 Jun 2018

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