NICM

(redirected from Nonischemic Cardiomyopathy)
AcronymDefinition
NICMNonischemic Cardiomyopathy
NICMNational Institute for Case Management (Little Rock, Arkansas)
NICMNational Institute of Community Management
NICMNonionic Contrast Medium
NICMNormalize, Index, Cache, Monitor (set of processes and development requirements for databases)
NICMNetwork International Capacity Management (Sprint)
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In this clinical setting, the electrical storm has been durably suppressed in patients with ischemic and nonischemic cardiomyopathy.
Miyake, "Late gadolinium enhancement on cardiac magnetic resonance images predicts reverse remodeling in patients with nonischemic cardiomyopathy treated with carvedilol," International Journal of Cardiology, vol.
ICDs have clearly been established as the single most effective therapy in primary prevention of SCD in patients with LV systolic dysfunction, either due to ischemic or nonischemic cardiomyopathy.
The authors looked into the relationship between papillary muscle dyssynchrony (PMD) assessed by echocardiography and degree of "functional" mitral regurgitation in patients with nonischemic cardiomyopathy with low ejection fraction.
However, amlodipine, a dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker, has been shown to improve survival in patients with nonischemic cardiomyopathy and could have an important role in the management of patients with PPCM.
Their average age was 56, and about 23% of patients had structural heart disease, most commonly nonischemic cardiomyopathy.
These patients (non-CAD group, controls) had various diseases, including nonischemic chest pain (23%), valvular disease (13%), nonischemic cardiomyopathy (18%), and nonischemic arrhythmias (38%), and served as controls.