Apical Ballooning Syndrome: Recent Insights from a Consecutive Series of 104 Patients

Abstract

Apical ballooning syndrome (Takotsubo cardiomyopathy) is an increasingly recognized form of acute systolic dysfunction which is usually reversible. It typically occurs in post-menopausal women following a major psychological stressor. We conducted a single center, retrospective analysis of all hospitalized patients from 2001-2012 and found 104 patients who… (More)

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@inproceedings{Shresthra2015ApicalBS, title={Apical Ballooning Syndrome: Recent Insights from a Consecutive Series of 104 Patients}, author={Sandhya Shresthra and Daniel G. Juneau and Daniel G Hermann and Gretchen L. Wells}, year={2015} }