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Practice Guideline Track on Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathies

Guidelines into Practice

Congenital Heart Disease in Children and Adults
Myocardial Disease
ICD and CRT


Contributor:  Special thanks to Stefano Nistri from the Task Force for the Diagnosis and Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC).

Based on the 2014 ESC Guidelines on diagnosis and management of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

Updated with ESC Congress 2015 sessions!

Webinars on this topic

  2014 ESC webinar on "How the new ESC Guidelines on cardiomyopathies will change my practice?"  Watch the recording.

Update - ESC Congress 2015 sessions

Topics in Focus

Session Title Slides Webcast
Guidelines in Practice    
A hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patient with skeletal muscle weakness and visual impairment    
A hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patient with skeletal muscle weakness and visual impairment - What do the Guidelines say?


   
 A hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patient with skeletal muscle weakness and visual impairment - Conclusion and take home message    
 A hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patient with intermediate sudden cardiac death risk    
 A hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patient with intermediate sudden cardiac death risk - What do the Guidelines say?     
 A hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patient with intermediate sudden cardiac death risk. Conclusion and take home message    
 Multimodality / hybrid imaging, other imaging    
 Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: Imaging guided management in recent ESC Guidelines     
 Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy - What do the Guidelines say? Imaging guided management in recent ESC Guidelines     
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy - Conclusion and take home message. Imaging guided management in recent ESC Guidelines


   

 

ESC Congress 2014 sessions

Part 1 - Overview of the ESC Guidelines 2014

Session Title Slides Webcast
ESC Guidelines 2014 overview: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
 

 
ESC Guidelines: a systematic approach to the diagnosis of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy    
ESC Guidelines: guidelines for genetic testing in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
 

 
ESC Guidelines: recommended approach to the assessment and treatment of symptoms 
 

 
ESC Guidelines: new guidelines on sudden death prevention  
 
 
 
Myocardial disease in the 2014 ESC Guidelines on hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: what do the Guidelines say  
 
 
 
Meet the Guidelines Task Force II  
 
 
 

Part 2 - Topics in focus

Topics Session Title  Slides  Webcast
Prognosis in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy





A new risk stratification algorythm for sudden cardiac death 
 

 
Is there a role for biomarkers
 

 
Atrial fibrillation and stroke prevention
 

 
The challenge of pregnancy in grown-up congenital heart disease and cardiomyopathy  
Pregnancy and heart disease
    
 
Diagnostic challenges in cardiomyopathies
Genetic diagnosis should always be considered for cardiomyopathy. PRO  
 
 
 
Genetic diagnosis should always be considered for cardiomyopathy. CONTRA