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Table 1 Patient’s demographics at presentation

From: Peripartum cardiomyopathy: ten year experience at a tertiary care hospital in Pakistan

Number of cases (n) 45
Age range years 19 to 40
Mean age years 27.4 ± 6.05
Primigravida 25 (55.5%)
Multigravida 20 (44.4%)
Twin pregnancy 03 (6.6%)
Preeclampsia 04 (8.8%)
Eclapmsia 01 (2.2%)
Presentation during pregnancy 14 (31.1%)
Presentation after delivery 31 (68.8%)
Presentation (Average days after delivery) 02 - 60
Severe LV systolic dysfunction 39 (86.6%)
Moderate LV systolic dysfunction 06 (13.3%)
Severe MR 17 (37.7%)
Moderate MR 07 (15.5%)
Mild MR 14 (31.1%)
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