Acquired Heart Disease and Cardiomyopathy

This micro skills course covers acquired heart diseases and cardiomyopathy – the causes, clinical features, investigations and management of common ones are considered.

Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
30-60 minutes
Course Type
Yes, on completion
Course Code
Content Provider
NHS Health Education England

What will I learn?

  1. By the end of this session you will be able to:
  2. State acquired heart diseases and types of cardiomyopathy in children
  3. Recognise the clinical features associated with common ones
  4. Select the investigations you would need to help with the diagnosis
  5. Describe the initial management of common acquired heart diseases

Course provided in association with


  • This eLearning session is provided by the Content Providers listed above but it does not in any way constitute a qualification or accreditation from them.
  • Certificates provided at the end of each session are issued by Talisium under licence and cannot be used by students to seek membership, fellowship or any other form of recognition by the Content Provider.
  • This micro skills course may contain references to UK laws, regulations, policies and practice guidelines.
  • You should apply the lessons within the context of your local environment.
  • This micro skills course may contain features that are not optimised for mobile devices.