A patient is described where the hemodynamic disturbance caused by a right ventricular infarction was promptly corrected after coronary angioplasty (PTCA). This indicates that reperfusion may be useful in managing hypotension due to predominant right ventricular infarction.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
- Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine