The development of alcoholic cardiomyopathy (ACM) is related to chronic excessive alcohol use. However, features of early-stage ACM are still unclear. We assessed echocardiographic characteristics of patients with alcohol dependence (DSM-IV criteria) during a six-month treatment period.

Echocardiographic markers of early alcoholic cardiomyopathy: Six-month longitudinal study in heavy drinking patients

Cossari, Anthony;
2022-01-01

Abstract

The development of alcoholic cardiomyopathy (ACM) is related to chronic excessive alcohol use. However, features of early-stage ACM are still unclear. We assessed echocardiographic characteristics of patients with alcohol dependence (DSM-IV criteria) during a six-month treatment period.
Alcohol dependence
Alcohol use disorders
Diastolic dysfunction
Heart failure
Left ventricular filling pressure
Biomarkers
Echocardiography
Female
Humans
Longitudinal Studies
Male
Ventricular Function, Left
Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic
Ventricular Dysfunction, Left
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