- Genetics of dilated cardiomyopathySatu Kärkkäinen
Kuopio University and Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
Ann Med 39:91-107. 2007..This review deals with DCM of genetic origin...
- Idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy and chronic atrial fibrillationPetri O Tuomainen
Department of Internal Medicine, Kuopio University Hospital and University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland Heart Center, Kuopio University Hospital and University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 34:133-7. 2014..Atrial fibrillation (AF) is common in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy (IDC). We explored the clinical characteristics of IDC patients with chronic AF compared with those with sinus rhythm (SR)...
- A novel mutation, Ser143Pro, in the lamin A/C gene is common in finnish patients with familial dilated cardiomyopathySatu Kärkkäinen
Department of Medicine, University of Kuopio, P O Box 1777, Kuopio, Finland
Eur Heart J 25:885-93. 2004..The mutations most frequently associated with dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) have been reported in the lamin A/C gene. The role of variants of the lamin A/C gene was investigated in patients with DCM from eastern and southern Finland...