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Recurrent takotsubo cardiomyopathy: further insights into morphological patterns
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2020)
Takotsubo cardiomyopathy (TTC) has been widely recognized as a specific form of transient myocardial dysfunction, and is well known to have a potential recurrence risk following the index event [1-11]. In a recent systematic ...
Cardiac biomarkers in the setting of asthma exacerbations: a review of clinical implications and practical considerations
(Current Medicine Group, 2020)
Purpose of Review The present paper aims to highlight clinical implications of elevated cardiac biomarkers and associated myocardial dysfunction in a variety of cardiac and non-cardiac scenarios in patients with an asthma ...
Where cystatin C acts: inside or outside of the plaque
(Springer-Verlag Italia Srl, 2020)
We have read the impressive article recently published by Ren et al. evaluating the plasma cystatin C (Cyst C) in patients with acute ischemic stroke (AIS) and carotid stenosis . Briefly, they have divided the patients ...
Hypertension and diabetes mellitus in patients with COVID 19: a viewpoint on mortality
(Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2020)
The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID 19) by the novel corona virus SARS-CoV2 is the leading worldwide healthcare problem due to its contagious nature, high morbidity and mortality rates. The present pandemic has ...
Takotsubo cardiomyopathy: an obscure cause of emerging cardiovascular manifestations in the setting of Bickerstaff’s brainstem encephalitis
(Springer-Verlag Italia s.r.l., 2020)
Bickerstaff’s brainstem encephalitis (BBE) has been regarded as a specific form of post-infectious and potentially autoimmune neurological disorder with a relatively favorable prognosis and usually presents with sensorial ...