A dilated cardiomyopathy booklet is available for anyone interested in learning more about the condition. To read it click on the booklet image or link below, or email us for a free copy. The booklet has been produced in consultation with doctors, other medical staff and those with the condition. It seeks to answer many of the questions and concerns of patients and their relatives.
Medical terms which describe the condition, and which might be encountered in conversations with doctors, are included and explained in the text. In addition, words in italics are explained in a glossary at bottom of the page. The Cardiomyopathy Association encourages comments to improve the information it supplies.
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Presentation on dilated cardiomyopathy
by Dr Perry Elliott,
the Heart Hospital, London