Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: the early years.

  title={Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: the early years.},
  author={Eugene Braunwald},
  journal={Journal of cardiovascular translational research},
  volume={2 4},
Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy (HOCM) has four major features: (1) severe left ventricular hypertrophy, often most prominent in the basal interventricular septum; (2) frequent familial occurrence with autosomal dominant transmission; (3) occurrence of sudden cardiac death that is usually considered to be due to ventricular fibrillation; and (4… CONTINUE READING