Hot Topics - Management of Symptoms in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Hot Topics - Management of Symptoms in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Steve R. Ommen, M.D., director, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Clinic at Mayo Clinic, reviews management of symptoms in patients with obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. He reviews treatment options including lifestyle behaviors, medical management, and more invasive options including myectomy or ablation. Dr. Ommen emphasizes the importance of surgical treatment performed in centers with experience in large volume of cases for best patient outcomes. 


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Steve R. Ommen, MD

Steve R. Ommen, MD

Conditions treated Heart valve disease Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy Procedures performed Echocardiogram Interests Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy Valvular heart disease Echocardiography Cardiovascular hemodynamics Education

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