Clinical Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine journal welcomes all the articles related to cardiomyopathy.

Clinical Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine (ISSN 2639-6807)

Cardiomyopathy

Image showing the heart structure
Cardiomyopathy-Group of heart muscle diseases

Cardiomyopathy is an acquired or hereditary disease of heart muscle; this condition makes it hard for the heart to deliver blood to the body, and can lead to heart failure. Cardiomyopathy can affect both children and adults.

The main types of cardiomyopathy are:

·         Dilated cardiomyopathy

·         Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

·         Restrictive cardiomyopathy

·         Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia

Other types of cardiomyopathy are classified as Unclassified Cardiomyopathy. This is commonly known as broken heart syndrome.

Symptoms include:

  • Bloating of the abdomen due to fluid buildup
  • Cough while lying down
  • Chest discomfort or pressure
  • Dizziness, lightheadedness and fainting
  • Swelling of the legs, ankles and feet
  • Fatigue
  • Breathlessness with exertion or even at rest
  • Heartbeats that feel rapid, pounding or fluttering

Complications include heart failure, valve problems, blood cloths, cardiac arrest and sudden death.

Prevention:

There is no prevention for cardiomyopathy but we can reduce the risk of getting it by following healthy diet, reducing alcohol consumption, tobacco, maintaining regular exercise, getting correct sleep, reducing stress, controlling the blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol.

Clinical Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine journal welcomes all the articles related to cardiomyopathy.

Editorial Board List

Consultant Intervention Cardiologist
Paras HMRI Hospital
India

Cardiologist
Sabah Al Ahmad Cardiac Center
Al-Amiri Hospital, MOH
Kuwait

Health Affairs Department
Dubai Health Authority
Dubai
UAE
Head of the Department of Ischaemic Heart Disease
Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Kaunas Clinics
Lithuania

Cardiac Surgeon 
Niguarda Hospital of Milan
Italy

Walid M Hassan
Director
Cardiovascular Center of Excellence
International Medical Center, Jeddah
Saudi Arabia

Dr. Salah A Mohamed
Associate Professor
Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery
University of SH- Campus Luebeck, Germany

Claudio de Lucia
Center for Translational Medicine
Temple University School of Medicine
USA

Highly Accessed Articles List

Research Article : New Trend of Cardiac Myxoma - Case Series and Systematic Review

Junhong Gui, Aadil Maqsood, Saroj Khadka, Kenneth Rodriguez, George Everett


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Review Article : Six-Minute Walk Test in Pediatric Cardiac Patients
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Review Article : The Impact of Cytochrome P450 2C19 Polymorphism on Cardiovascular Events in Indonesian Patients with Coronary Artery Disease
Muzakkir Amir, Mirnawati Mappiare, Paskalis Indra
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Case Report : Reversible Stress Induced Cardiomyopathy in Adrenal Insufficiency
Salman M, AlKhoury J, AlSherooqi R, Assar W
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Commentary : Initiation of Arterial Stenotic Thrombosis

Mark IM Noble


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Review Article : Is Expanding Heart Always Serious?

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Research Article : The Prevalence of Atrial Fibrillation Among Acute Medical Admission in Kuwait University Hospital in Sanaa City

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Review Article : Ventricular Tachycardia in the Guillain-Barre Syndrome. Cardiac Complications in Guillain-Barre Syndrome, Review of the Literature

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Research Article : Uncontrolled Hypertension among Treated Hypertensive Patients

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Case Report : Pulmonary Arterial Stenting Complication: A Case Report about the Retrieval of a Stent Lost in a Child with Bilateral Glenn Shunt

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Research Article : CT Coronary Angiography versus Coronary Angiography to Detect Specificity and Sensitivity of CT Coronary

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Case Report : Healing myocarditis from a hypertrophied heart with multifocal fibrosis mimicking cardiomyopathy
Sohyung Park and Jayantha C Herath
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Research Article : Prevalence of Hyperuricemia and its Association with Other Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Adult Yemeni People of Sana City

Mohammed Ahmed Bamashmos and Khaled Al-Aghbari


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Research Article : Endothelial Cells Strengthening: Improving Functions in Management of Acute Coronary Syndrome (A Double Blind Randomized Interventional Control Trial)

Tarun Saxena, Sanjay Patidar, Shailesh Verma, Azeema Ozefa Ali and Manjari Saxena


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Review Article : Current Evidence for the Use of Aspirin in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation and a CHA2DS2-Vasc=1

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Review Article : Peri-Myocardial Infarction Pericarditis: Current Concepts

Gharacholou S Michael, Vaca-Cartagena F Bryan, Parikh P Pragnesh, Pollak M Peter and Bruce J Charles


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Research Article : Routine Measurements of Cardiac Parasympathetic and Sympathetic Nervous Systems Assists in Primary and Secondary Risk Stratification and Management of Cardiovascular Clinic Patients

Gary L Murray and Joseph Colombo


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