Therapy for myocardial stunning


Myocardial stunning, or postischemic dysfunction, is defined as delayed recovery of systolic and/or diastolic function of viable myocardium despite restoration of coronary flow after an ischemic insult (4). The severity and duration of myocardial stunning is highly dependent on the duration and severity of the previous ischemic insult (2). Thus, clinically… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00797903


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@article{Birnbaum1995TherapyFM, title={Therapy for myocardial stunning}, author={Dr. Y. Birnbaum and Robert A. Kloner}, journal={Basic Research in Cardiology}, year={1995}, volume={90}, pages={291-293} }