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Table 2 Primary causes of cardiomyopathy

From: Wearable defibrillator use in heart failure (WIF): results of a prospective registry

Etiology n=80
 Idiopathic 31 (38.8%)
 Ischemic 29 (36.3%)
 Alcohol/recreational drugs 6 (7.5%)
 Other NICM 5 (6.3%)
 Familial 2 (2.5%)
 Viral 2 (2.5%)
 Hypertrophic 2 (2.5%)
 Allograft Rejection 1 (1.3%)
 Pharmacological 1 (1.3%)
 Peripartum 1 (1.3%)