Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Podcasts


Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: A 7 Point Introduction

Presenters: Dr. Robert Fraser, Dr. Miguel Leal, and Dr. Ferhaan Ahmad

Summary: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: A 7 Point Introduction is an introductory discussion on hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Our presenters, Dr. Robert Fraser, Dr. Miguel Leal, and Dr. Ferhaan Ahmad, discuss the epidemiology of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, its history, its genetics, how to diagnose it, and the symptoms patients experience with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

 

Robert J. Fraser, MD 
Chief Cardiologist Fellow
Hennepin Healthcare and Minneapolis Heart Institute


 

 

Miguel Leal, MD, FACC, FHRS
Director, Electrophysiology & Arrhythmia Service
Director, Cardiovascular Medicine & Electrophysiology Fellowship Programs
University of Wisconsin-Madison

 

 

Ferhaan Ahmad, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Radiology, and Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
Director, Cardiovascular Genetics Program
Director, Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Program
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

HCM: Recognition, Diagnosis, and Differentiation from other Types of Left Ventricular Hypertrophy (Phenocopies)

Presenters: Dr. Vlad Zaha and Dr. Ferhaan Ahmad

Summary: Join Dr. Vlad Zaha and Dr. Ferhaan Ahmad as they discusses how healthcare providers make a diagnosis of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and how they distinguish it from other disorders that can look like hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

 

Vlad G. Zaha, MD, PhD, FACC
Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiology
Advanced Imaging Research Center
Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center, UT Southwestern Medical Center

 

 

Ferhaan Ahmad, MD, PhD, FRCPC, FAHA, FACC
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Radiology, and Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
Director, Cardiovascular Genetics Program
Director, Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Program
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

The Office Visit: Tracking Symptoms, Function, Quality of Life

Presenters: Dr. Fraser, Dr. Leal, Adam Elliott

Summary: The Office Visit: Tracking Symptoms, Function, Quality of Life podcast presented by Dr. Robert Fraser, Dr. Miguel Leal, Adam Elliott discusses hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in many of its complex aspects that essentially are part of the day-to-day care of any cardiologist and patient who deal with this condition.

 

Robert J. Fraser, MD 
Chief Cardiologist Fellow
Hennepin Healthcare and Minneapolis Heart Institute


 

 

Miguel Leal, MD, FACC, FHRS
Director, Electrophysiology & Arrhythmia Service
Director, Cardiovascular Medicine & Electrophysiology Fellowship Programs
University of Wisconsin-Madison

 

 

Adam Elliott
Patient Representative