Prevalence of cirrhotic cardiomyopathy in patients with cirrhosis of liver.

@article{Kumar2016PrevalenceOC,
  title={Prevalence of cirrhotic cardiomyopathy in patients with cirrhosis of liver.},
  author={S S Kumar},
  journal={The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India},
  year={2016},
  volume={64 1},
  pages={
          35-36
        }
}
  • S. S. Kumar
  • Published 20 January 2017
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India
Cirrhotic cardiomyopathy is impaired contractile responsiveness to stress, diastolic dysfunction and electrophysiological abnormalities in the absence of known cardiac disease in cirrhotic patients. This Descriptive case series study was conducted in sree balaji medical college and hospitals. This study included 74 consecutive cases of cirrhosis of liver of either sex above 14 years of age. Firstly, resting ECG was done in all the patients. QTc values were calculated from lead II. QTc interval… 

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