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"The Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association is a not for profit 501(c) (3) organization formed in 1996 to provide information, support and advocacy to patients, their families and medical providers." (,1,0,0,1,0; accessed 11/2/06)

Corporate Sponsors Include:

  • Medtronic
  • Guidant/ Boston Scientific
(Communication, CSPI to the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association, 11/2/06)

The Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association was cited in an article in the New Scientist as receiving 31 percent of its total funding of $170,929 from donations from pharmaceutical/ device companies. (Marshall, Jessica and Aldous, Peter. "Patient groups special: Swallowing the best advice?" New Scientist, 10/27/06, p.1)

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