Thyroid hormone and cardiovascular system: from basic concepts to clinical application.

Abstract

Experimental and clinical findings strongly support the concept that thyroid hormone (TH) plays a fundamental role in the cardiovascular (CV) homeostasis. CV diseases represent a major public health care and economic problem being one of the principal causes of morbidity, mortality and hospitalization. In particular, chronic heart failure (HF) is one of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11739-013-0911-4

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