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Using microdialysis it was found that intracerebral infusions of amphetamine increase the extracellular concentration of glutamate, and also of dopamine, aspartate, GABA, and taurine. The increases in glutamate produced by amphetamine was independent of calcium in the perfusion medium but was significantly attenuated by specific blockers of the high(More)
OBJECTIVES This study sought to evaluate the incidence of cardiorenal syndrome (CRS) type 1 in a coronary care unit and its association with hospital mortality within 30 days of admission, as well as other epidemiological characteristics. METHODS The medical records of all the patients who were hospitalized with the diagnosis of acute heart failure in a(More)
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