Value of latent outflow obstruction to predict clinical course of patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

Bayrak F. , Kahveci G., Buturak A., Karaahmet T. , Batgerel U., Koyuncu A., ...More

Acta cardiologica, vol.72, no.2, pp.172-179, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 72 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/00015385.2017.1291155
  • Title of Journal : Acta cardiologica
  • Page Numbers: pp.172-179


Objective The frequency, significance and prognostic value of left ventricle obstruction (LVO) induced with provocation (latent LVO) is controversial for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HC) patients. This study was designed to assess the value of latent LVO in predicting the clinical course in 101 patients with HC.