Stress cardiomyopathy

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Stress cardiomyopathy

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Stress cardiomyopathy" returned 112 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Impaired coronary microvascular reactivity in women with apical ballooning syndrome (Takotsubo/stress cardiomyopathy).
 

Author(s): Sandeep M Patel, Amir Lerman, Ryan J Lennon, Abhiram Prasad

Journal: Eur Heart J Acute Cardiovasc Care. 2013 Jun;2(2):147-52.

 

The pathophysiology of apical ballooning syndrome (ABS) remains to be elucidated. The aim of this study was to evaluate the coronary vascular reactivity of patients who were previously diagnosed with ABS.

Last Updated: 13 Nov 2013

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Stress-induced cardiomyopathy (Tako-Tsubo syndrome) in Austria.
 

Author(s): Valerie Weihs, Daniela Szücs, Barbara Fellner, Bernd Eber, Wolfgang Weihs, Thomas Lambert, Bernhard Metzler, Georg Titscher, Beate Hochmayer, Cornelia Dechant, Veronika Eder, Peter Siostrzonek, Franz Leisch, Max Pichler, Otmar Pachinger, Georg Gaul, Heinz Weber, Andrea Podczeck-Schweighofer, Hans-Joachim Nesser, Kurt Huber

Journal: Eur Heart J Acute Cardiovasc Care. 2013 Jun;2(2):137-46.

 

Tako-Tsubo syndrome (TS) is a still rarely diagnosed clinical syndrome, which is characterized by acute onset of chest pain, transient cardiac dysfunction with (frequently) reversible wall motion abnormalities (WMAs), but with no relevant obstructive coronary artery disease.

Last Updated: 13 Nov 2013

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Stress-induced cardiomyopathy shortly after pacemaker placement.
 

Author(s): Andre Dias, Emiliana Franco, Victor Usatii

Journal: J Invasive Cardiol. 2013 Nov;25(11):E207-9.

 

Takotsubo cardiomyopathy (TCM), also known as transient apical ballooning syndrome or stress-induced cardiomyopathy, is a distinctive reversible condition often affecting postmenopausal women after a stressful event. The underlying mechanisms have not been elucidated yet, but several ...

Last Updated: 4 Nov 2013

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The terms "Stress cardiomyopathy" returned 8 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Can quantitative regional myocardial dynamics contribute to the differential diagnosis of acute stress cardiomyopathy?
 

Author(s): Fatih Yalçın, Nagehan Küçükler, Theodore P Abraham, Mario J Garcia

Journal: Anadolu Kardiyol Derg. 2012 Feb;12(1):71-4.

 

Acute stress-induced cardiomyopathy has excessive sympathetic stimulation, microvascular dysfunction similar to hypertension. Regional prominence of left ventricular (LV) septal base and stress-induced LV hypercontractility are the particular features of both acute and chronic stress-related ...

Last Updated: 20 Jan 2012

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Endoplasmic reticulum stress and diabetic cardiomyopathy.
 

Author(s): Jiancheng Xu, Qi Zhou, Wei Xu, Lu Cai

Journal: Exp Diabetes Res. 2012 ;2012():827971.

 

The endoplasmic reticulum (ER) is an organelle entrusted with lipid synthesis, calcium homeostasis, protein folding, and maturation. Perturbation of ER-associated functions results in an evolutionarily conserved cell stress response, the unfolded protein response (UPR) that is also ...

Last Updated: 6 Dec 2011

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Stress-related cardiomyopathy syndromes.
 

Author(s): Kevin A Bybee, Abhiram Prasad

Journal: Circulation. 2008 Jul;118(4):397-409.

 

Last Updated: 22 Jul 2008

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

TAKO-TSUBO Cardiomyopathy and Genetic
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Tako-TSUBO Cardiomyopathy; Acute Coronary Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 16 Sep 2014

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Pathogenesis of Stress-Induced Cardiomyopathy by I-123 MIBG
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Stress Induced Cardiomyopathy

 

Last Updated: 16 Nov 2012

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Brain fMRT In Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy

 

Last Updated: 12 Sep 2014

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