Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

Recognizing HCM and HF: making the diagnosis

10' education - June 12, 2023 - Mariana Brandão, MD - Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal

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  • HCM and variabel phenotypic expression 0:22
  • Clinical presentations and evaluation of HCM 2:06
  • Diagnostic pathway 2:43
  • Clinical presentations 3:10
  • Case presentations 6:34
  • CMR and genetics  8:41
  • Conclusions 9:52

Which of the following is NOT a standard diagnostic test in patients with signs of LV hypertrophy?

  • A. NT-proBNP levels
  • B. Genetic testing
  • C. ECG
  • D. Cardiac MRI
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Educational information

This lecture by Mariana Brandão was part of the EBAC-accredited symposium "Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and heart failure: exploring new options" at ESC Heart Failure in Prague, Czech Republic.


Mariana Brandão, Department of Cardiology, Centro Hospitalar Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal.


This recording was independently developed under auspices of PACE-cme. The views expressed in this recording are those of the individual presenter and do not necessarily reflect the views of PACE-cme.


Funding for this educational program was provided by an unrestricted educational grant received from Bristol Myers Squibb.

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