Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy

Known as: Tako-tsubo Cardiomyopathy, Syndrome, Broken Heart, Cardiomyopathy, Tako-tsubo 
A transient left ventricular apical dysfunction or ballooning accompanied by electrocardiographic (ECG) T wave inversions. This abnormality is… (More)
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2015
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2015
BACKGROUND The natural history, management, and outcome of takotsubo (stress) cardiomyopathy are incompletely understood… (More)
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2012
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2012
BACKGROUND Takotsubo cardiomyopathy is an acute heart failure syndrome characterized by myocardial hypocontractility from the mid… (More)
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2010
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2010
OBJECTIVES This study was designed to define more completely the clinical spectrum and consequences of stress cardiomyopathy (SC… (More)
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2006
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2006
Aims The aim of our study is to assess the incidence and clinical significance of right ventricular (RV) involvement in Takotsubo… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Recently, many cardiologists have recognized the existence of a rapidly reversible form of heart failure of unknown… (More)
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2004
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2004
UNLABELLED The clinical characteristics of reversible left ventricular dysfunction due to "takotsubo" cardiomyopathy have been… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
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2004
A 70-year-old woman was admitted to the hospital with chest discomfort after quarreling with her neighbors. Electrocardiography… (More)
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2004
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2004
The characteristics of 16 women with transient left ventricular (LV) apical ballooning syndrome in a United States population are… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Cardiologists have recently recognized a reversible form of heart failure of unknown origin characterized by a… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Peculiar asynergy, which consists of hypokinesis or akinesis from the mid portion to the apical area and hyperkinesis… (More)
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