Demystifying Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (audio)
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is the most common genetic disease of the heart and a common cause of sudden cardiac death in young people and athletes. In this webcast, Robert Bonow, MD, will highlight the symptoms, screening and treatment of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and the genetic tests that are available to predict the condition. You’ll also hear a patient with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy discuss how she’s managing her condition today.
Robert Bonow, MD, is a cardiologist on staff at Northwester Memorial, director of the Center for Cardiovascular Innovation, vice chair of Development and Innovation for the Department of Medicine and the Max and Lilly Goldberg Distinguished Professor of Cardiology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.