Rapid hemodynamic improvement in right ventricular infarction after coronary angioplasty

Abel Moreyra, C. Suh, M. N. Porway, John Kostis

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Abstract

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.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)197-199
Number of pages3
JournalCHEST
Volume94
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1988

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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