2016 Cardiomyopathy UK National conference

2016 Cardiomyopathy UK National conference

Join us on 12 November 2016 for our biggest ever cardiomyopathy conference. 

What is cardiomyopathy?

What is cardiomyopathy?

Read our introduction to the heart muscle disease cardiomyopathy - including causes, who gets it, how it affects the heart, information on the different types, symptoms and treatments.

Find a support group

Find a support group

Find out more about cardiomyopathy and meet others with the condition at one of our support groups

We need your support

We need your support

We could not exist without the incredible work our volunteers and fundraisers do - find out how you can get involved!

London Marathon

London Marathon

Have you been inspired by the London Marathon? Would you like to take part in the most famous run in the world? Run for #teamcardio and help us save lives

Providing support, promoting research.

Our vision is for everyone affected by the heart muscle disease cardiomyopathy to lead long and fulfilling lives. We provide information and support to families and we help train doctors and nurses.

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Patient and family information days

Learn about the different types of cardiomyopathy, latest treatments and developments in research.

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For medical professionals

As well as providing information and support to patients, Cardiomyopathy UK helps medical staff with a variety of services. 

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Latest News

Post mortem genetic testing finds more causes for young deaths

23rd June 2016

say researchers in study of deaths in those aged one to 35.

New rules on medical devices welcomed by cardiologists

21st June 2016

New regulations designed to increase surveillance but help patients benefit sooner.

Type of heart disease affects survival on transplant waiting list

20th June 2016

Those with some types of cardiomyopathy do better, say researchers.

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