Sepsis-induced myocardial dysfunction.

  title={Sepsis-induced myocardial dysfunction.},
  author={Avadhesh C. Sharma},
  volume={28 3},
Despite the fact that septic patients exhibit altered cardiac function, it is not considered a major pathology during sepsis. Thus, the molecular mechanisms underlying sepsis-induced myocardial dysfunction have not been studied extensively. In a polymicrobial septic rat model, +dP/dt and -dP/dt on day 1 were not altered but found depressed later, i.e., at 3… CONTINUE READING