Prevention of postischemic ventricular fibrillation late after right or left stellate ganglionectomy in dogs.

@article{Puddu1988PreventionOP,
  title={Prevention of postischemic ventricular fibrillation late after right or left stellate ganglionectomy in dogs.},
  author={Paolo Emilio Puddu and R Jouve and F Langlet and Jean Claude Guillen and Mariapaola Lanti and A H Reale},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={1988},
  volume={77 4},
  pages={935-46}
}
To gain insight into the differences in antiarrhythmic potential of right vs left stellate ganglionectomy, 72 dogs were randomized to either unilateral stellectomy or second intercostal space thoracotomy and left circumflex coronary arteriovenous pedicle occlusion was performed, without vagotomy, a mean of 8 weeks later under anesthesia. The type and timing… CONTINUE READING