A psychosomatic perspective on takotsubo cardiomyopathy: a case report.

Abstract

Takotsubo cardiomyopathy is a reversible heart condition initially described in the Japanese literature in the 1990s. The typical presentation mimics an acute coronary syndrome. It is frequently found in elderly women in the context of emotional or physical stress in the absence of significant obstructive coronary disease. The prognosis of the disease is… (More)
DOI: 10.4088/PCC.10br00980whi

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