Alleviation of myocardial ischemia after Kawasaki disease by heparin and exercise therapy.

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BACKGROUND Heparin promotes angiogenesis. We evaluated the effects of combined treatment with heparin and exercise on myocardial ischemia in the chronic stage of Kawasaki disease. METHODS AND RESULTS This study was conducted in 7 patients (aged 6 to 19 years) who had a totally occluded coronary artery and stress-induced myocardial ischemia in the… (More)

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@article{Tateno2001AlleviationOM, title={Alleviation of myocardial ischemia after Kawasaki disease by heparin and exercise therapy.}, author={Sunao Tateno and Masaru Terai and Kenji Niwa and Toshiaki Jibiki and Hirofumi Hamada and Ken Yasukawa and Takashi Honda and Shinji Oana and Yoichi Kohno}, journal={Circulation}, year={2001}, volume={103 21}, pages={2591-7} }