Four in ten cardiomyopathies are genetic


eMediNexus    28 January 2018

Results of the first European registry focused on adult patients with the various cardiomyopathy subtypes show that four in ten cardiomyopathies are genetic. Cardiomyopathies are a major cause of sudden death in young people. The study reported January 24, 2018 in the European Heart Journal recommends family screening to prevent early death in apparently healthy relatives.

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