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Acute right heart failure.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3916797     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The pathophysiology of acute right heart failure, determined largely from experimental animal studies, is outlined. The authors also discuss clinical settings in which acute right ventricular failure may occur and methods for assessing right ventricular function. A physiologic approach to the treatment of acute right heart failure in patients is provided.
Authors:
H P Wiedemann; R A Matthay
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Critical care clinics     Volume:  1     ISSN:  0749-0704     ISO Abbreviation:  Crit Care Clin     Publication Date:  1985 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1988-09-22     Completed Date:  1988-09-22     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8507720     Medline TA:  Crit Care Clin     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  631-61     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Pulmonary Department, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Acute Disease
Animals
Combined Modality Therapy / methods
Coronary Disease / complications,  physiopathology
Coronary Vessels / physiopathology
Heart Failure / diagnosis,  etiology,  physiopathology*,  therapy
Heart Ventricles / physiopathology
Humans
Monitoring, Physiologic / methods

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