Effects of cardiac transplantation on ventilatory response to exercise.

@article{Marzo1992EffectsOC,
  title={Effects of cardiac transplantation on ventilatory response to exercise.},
  author={Kevin P Marzo and John R. Wilson and Donna M. Mancini},
  journal={The American journal of cardiology},
  year={1992},
  volume={69 5},
  pages={547-53}
}
Patients with heart failure frequently exhibit an excessive ventilatory response to exercise, which is acutely unaltered by therapeutic interventions. To investigate whether these ventilatory responses resolve after cardiac transplantation, 15 ambulatory patients with severe heart failure underwent exercise testing with measurement of respiratory gases before and 1.4 +/- 0.6 years [corrected] after transplantation. Ventilatory response was also measured in 7 age-matched, sedentary control… CONTINUE READING

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