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Prognostic Algorithm for Severe Dilated Cardiomyopathy

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient with a severe dilated cardiomyopathy using the algorithm of Alla and the EPICAL investigators.

Specialty:

Cardiovascular Diseases, Interventional Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage, failure handling and therapy escalation

ICD-10:

I09.0, I51.4

Description:

Alla et al developed an algorithm for classifying patients with dilated cardiomyopathy. This can help identify patients who may benefit from more aggressive management. The authors are the EPICAL (Epidemiologie de l'Insuffisance Cardiaque Avancee en Lorraine) Investigators from Nancy, France.

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