Publication Year: 2006
Authors/Editor: Maron, Barry J.; Salberg, Lisa
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 85
When there is a diagnosis of HCM in a family, this complete, easy-to-read guide is the essential resource for finding the answers to many questions. In clear and straightforward language, it explains what hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is, what the symptoms are, and how it can be treated, as well as reviewing the genetic implications and offering candid lifestyle advice.
Drawing on the expertise of Dr. Barry Maron, an internationally recognized authority on HCM, the book addresses major questions and concerns of both patients and families. Fully revised to reflect the latest developments, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: For patients, their families and interested physicians, second edition, is a valuable source of straightforward advice and dependable information for everyone who is affected by HCM.