Acute Myocarditis and Dilated Cardiomyopathy

Leslie T. Cooper, Oyere K. Onuma

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationEvidence-Based Cardiology
Subtitle of host publicationThird Edition
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)9781405159258
StatePublished - May 21 2010


  • Acute myocarditis and dilated cardiomyopathy
  • Clinical presentation and diagnosis
  • Incidence, natural history and prognosis of acute myocarditis
  • Management - myocarditis presenting as acute DCM
  • Pathogenesis of myocarditis
  • Specific etiologies of myocarditis and their management
  • Specific therapy - antiviral treatment

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Cooper, L. T., & Onuma, O. K. (2010). Acute Myocarditis and Dilated Cardiomyopathy. In Evidence-Based Cardiology: Third Edition (pp. 784-795). Wiley-Blackwell.