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Diastolic Dysfunction And Hypertension
(W B Saunders Co-Elsevier IncPhiladelphia, 2017)
Dysautonomia and ventricular dysfunction in the indeterminate form of Chagas disease
(Elsevier B.V., 2006-11-10)
Background: the associations between autonomic function and biventricular function in patients with the indeterminate form of Chagas disease remains to be elucidated.Methods: In 42 asymptornatic patients and 19 healthy ...
Prevalence and predictors of ventricular remodeling after anterior myocardial infarction in the era of modern medical therapy
(Int Scientific Literature, Inc, 2012-05-01)
Background: The consequences of aggressive therapy following a myocardial infarction (MI) on ventricular remodeling are not well established. Thus, the objective of this study was to analyze the prevalence, clinical ...
Ventricular remodeling and diastolic myocardial dysfunction in rats submitted to protein-calorie malnutrition
(Amer Physiological Soc, 2002-04-01)
The effects of protein-calorie malnutrition (PCM) on heart structure and function are not completely understood. We studied heart morphometric, functional, and biochemical characteristics in undernourished young Wistar ...
Effects of mercury on the arterial blood pressure of anesthetized rats
The available data suggests that hypotension caused by Hg2+ administration may be produced by a reduction of cardiac contractility or by cholinergic mechanisms. The hemodynamic effects of an intravenous injection of HgCl2 ...
Assessment of structural cardiac abnormalities and diastolic function in women with gestational diabetes mellitus
(Sage Publications Ltd, 2015-05-01)
Background: The main manifestation of hyperglycaemia during pregnancy is gestational diabetes mellitus. It can herald diabetes mellitus type 2 and its deleterious long-term effects, such as hypertension and cardiovascular ...