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Health in connection with takotsubo syndrome. Experiences, symptoms and utilization of health care

@inproceedings{Wallstrm2016HealthIC,
  title={Health in connection with takotsubo syndrome. Experiences, symptoms and utilization of health care},
  author={Sara Wallstr{\"o}m},
  year={2016}
}
Health is subjective, involves the whole person and cannot be determined by others. It is not merely the absence of disease and illness but a resource in life. Takotsubo syndrome (TS) is a form of acute, reversible heart failure that primarily affects post-menopausal women. The complete pathological mechanisms are unknown but connections to acute stress, for example accidents, public speaking or death of a close one, have been made. The overall aim of the thesis was to build an understanding of… Expand
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