This site is not optimized for Internet Explorer 8 (or older).

Please upgrade to a newer version of Internet Explorer or use an alternate browser such as Chrome or Firefox.

Peripheral Vasoconstriction During Mental Stress and Adverse Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Submitted by


Source Name: Circulation Research


Jeong Hwan Kim, Zakaria Almuwaqqat, Muhammad Hammadah, Chang Liu, Yi-An Ko, Bruno Lima, Samaah Sullivan, Ayman Alkhoder, Rami Abdulbaki, Laura Ward, J. Douglas Bremner, David S. Sheps, Paolo Raggi, Yan V. Sun, Amit J. Shah, Viola Vaccarino, Arshed A. Quyyumi

Interesting clinicolaboratory experiment: Any translational value for the coronary surgeon and the cardiologist remains to be seen, especially regarding the  risk stratification and prioritization for urgent (inpatient) revascularisation. Also, the value of the observation for the cardiovascular anesthetist may be important with regards to induction of anesthesia for CABG.

Add comment

Log in or register to post comments