Idiopathic Dilated Cardiomyopathy

Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms, Clinical Consequences

  • Hans-Reiner Figulla
  • Reinhard Kandolf
  • Bruce McManus
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
  2. Introductory Perspectives

  3. Epidemiology and Natural Course of IDC

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 11-11
    2. H. Kuhn, F. Gietzen, G. Beer, K. Pethig
      Pages 13-25
    3. F. Camerini, A. Di Lenarda, G. Lardieri, L. Mestroni, A. Perkan, B. Pinamonti et al.
      Pages 26-42
  4. Basic Molecular Concepts Toward Understanding of IDC

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. K. R. Chien, K. U. Knowlton, K. Lee, R. S. Ross, H. A. Rockman, T. X. O’Brien
      Pages 45-55
  5. Structural Abnormalities in IDC

  6. Contraction and Relaxation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 109-109
    2. E. H. Sonnenblick, J. Capasso, P. Anversa
      Pages 111-119
    3. M. Böhm, H. Lensche, E. Erdmann
      Pages 120-131
    4. J. K. Gwathmey, R. J. Hajjar
      Pages 132-144
  7. Microcirculation and Oxygen Supply in Cardiac Hypertrophy and IDC

  8. Ionic Channels and Signal Gating

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 207-207
    2. L. Birnbaumer, J. Codina, R. Mattera, A. Yatani, Y. Imoto, A. M. Brown et al.
      Pages 234-249
  9. Virus and Cardiomyopathy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 265-265
    2. R. Kandolf, K. Klingel, A. Canu, R. Zell, H.-C. Selinka, F. McPhee et al.
      Pages 267-283
    3. B. McManus, L. H. Chow, J. E. Wilson, D. R. Anderson, R. Kandolf
      Pages 284-293
    4. T. Hyypiä
      Pages 301-309
    5. C. J. Gauntt, A. L. Higdon, H. M. Arizpe, E. A. Maull, C. W. Lutton, M. A. Beck et al.
      Pages 310-321
  10. Immunological Factors in Cardiomyopathy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 323-323
    2. D. A. Neumann, G. S. Allen, C. R. Narins, N. R. Rose, A. Herskowitz
      Pages 325-334
    3. B. Maisch, E. Bauer, L. Drude, M. Herzum, G. Hufnagel, U. Schönian et al.
      Pages 335-348
  11. Therapeutic Options in IDC and Myocarditis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 349-349
    2. J. B. O’Connell
      Pages 363-368
    3. M. Stille-Siegener, A. Heim, K. Klingel, R. Kandolf, G. Mall, H. Kreuzer et al.
      Pages 369-372
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 397-405

About these proceedings


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Editors and affiliations

  • Hans-Reiner Figulla
    • 1
  • Reinhard Kandolf
    • 2
    • 3
  • Bruce McManus
    • 4
  1. 1.Medizinische Klinik und PoliklinikGöttingenFed. Rep. of Germany
  2. 2.Institut für PathologieUniversität TübingenTübingenFed. Rep. of Germany
  3. 3.Max-Planck-Institut für BiochemieMartinsriedFed. Rep. of Germany
  4. 4.Department of Pathology and MicrobiologyUniversity of Nebraska, Medical CenterOmahaUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1993
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-77893-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-77891-9
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