Determinants of exercise-induced increase of mitral regurgitation in patients with acute coronary syndromes.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Mechanisms behind exercise-induced increase of mitral regurgitation (MR) in patients with chronic ischemic heart disease have been described earlier. We describe the determinants of exercise-induced changes in MR in patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome (NSTACS). METHODS Forty-five consecutive patients (mean + or - SD age 64… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-8175.2009.01077.x

Topics

  • Presentations referencing similar topics