Myotonic Dystrophy


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The CNDR collects the following information on DM patients:

Diagnosis:

  • clinical profile
  • age at symptom onset
  • family history
  • genetic results

Clinical features:

  • weight and height
  • myotonia
  • motor function
  • ECG, Echocardiogram,  and heart condition
  • pulmonary function test
  • dysphagia
  • diabetes
  • incontinence
  • cognitive impairment
  • fatigue/sleepiness
  • cataracts

Interventions:

  • myotonia medication
  • motor assistance
  • cardiac implant and cardiac medication
  • airway interventions
  • non-invasive and invasive ventilation
  • diet modifications
  • gastric/nasogastric tube
  • diabetes medication

Social data:

  • population group
  • education
  • occupation
  • income
  • home care
  • transportation
  • living status

For a detailed list of the data items collected, please see the CNDR_DM PDF.