Takotsubo-Like Myocardial Dysfunction in Ischemic Stroke: A Hospital-Based Registry and Systematic Literature Review.


BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE We investigated clinical and radiological characteristics of ischemic stroke patients with Takotsubo-like myocardial dysfunction. METHODS From multicenter stroke registry database, ischemic stroke patients who underwent transthoracic echocardiography were found. Among these, patients were classified if they had specific ventricular… (More)