Idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy in children: Prognostic indicators

Ari M. E., Yoldas T., Orun U. A., Karademir S.

TURK KARDIYOLOJI DERNEGI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.47, no.3, pp.207-215, 2019 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier


Objective: Dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is a disorder featuring left ventricular dysfunction, heart failure, and a poor prognosis. The etiology is still unclear, despite diagnostic and therapeutic developments. This study was an evaluation of factors affecting the life span of a group of idiopathic DCM patients.