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Right ventricular involvement in acute myocardial infarction.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10492715     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The presence of right ventricular dysfunction in patients with acute myocardial infarction has important implications. It is a marker for in-hospital mortality and failure to recognize it may lead to inappropriate treatment with serious consequences for the patient. Patients surviving the acute event do, however, have a relatively good long-term prognosis.
M I Burgess; S G Ray
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Hospital medicine (London, England : 1998)     Volume:  60     ISSN:  1462-3935     ISO Abbreviation:  Hosp Med     Publication Date:  1999 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-10-14     Completed Date:  1999-10-14     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9803882     Medline TA:  Hosp Med     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  430-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Cardiology, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester.
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MeSH Terms
Myocardial Infarction / complications,  physiopathology*,  ultrasonography
Shock, Cardiogenic / therapy
Ventricular Dysfunction, Right / physiopathology*,  ultrasonography

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