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Plasma catecholamines in patients with acute myocardial infarction and in cardiac arrest.

Abstract:
Plasma catecholamine concentrations in cardiac arrest (ventricular fibrillation and asystole) are significantly higher than after myocardial infarction. The levels reached are well above those normally required to stimulate cardiac activity. Possible reasons for the failure of the myocardium to respond to the catecholamines are discussed and the rationale for giving more catecholamines is questioned.
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
OCDEM
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Journal:
Quarterly journal of medicine
Volume:
54
Issue:
214
Pages:
133-140
Publication date:
1985-02-01
ISSN:
0033-5622
Source identifiers:
20179
Language:
English
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pubs:20179
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uuid:08566f33-fa7f-4950-b2ec-ffcbd8395129
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pubs:20179
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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