Effects of cocaine and alcohol alone and in combination on cardiovascular performance in dogs.

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BACKGROUND With the proliferation of cocaine abuse, increased incidence of catastrophic cardiovascular events such as angina pectoris, myocardial infarction, ventricular arrhythmias, or sudden death are reported. Many of these patients also drink alcohol before and after cocaine use, leading to a high frequency of simultaneous exposure to both the drugs… (More)

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@article{Mehta2002EffectsOC, title={Effects of cocaine and alcohol alone and in combination on cardiovascular performance in dogs.}, author={Mahaveer C Mehta and Abnash C. Jain and Mike Billie}, journal={The American journal of the medical sciences}, year={2002}, volume={324 2}, pages={76-83} }