The real-world prevalence of Takotsubo syndrome in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction: highly underestimated.

I read with great interest the paper, reporting on the prevalence of Takotsubo syndrome (TS) in patients admitted with suspected STelevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) for primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PPCI) published by the author Showkathali et al. [1]. The authors reported an overall prevalence of 0.9% with 3.2% prevalence in the female… CONTINUE READING