a-Adrenergic Mechanisms in Myocardial Ischemia


c-Adrenoceptor-mediated effects of sympathetic activation on the heart and coronary circulation are reviewed with emphasis on the pathophysiology of myocardial ischemia. A classification of a-adrenoceptor subtypes is presented, and the effects of a-adrenoceptor activation on presynaptic sympathetic nerve terminals, cardiomyocytes, endothelium, platelets… (More)


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