A kábult és a hibernált szívizomzat mai szemlélete.

Translated title of the contribution: Current views on stunned and hibernating myocardium

Kornél Simon, István Czuriga

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A short review is presented about similarities and dissimilarities in pathophysiology of prompt reversible ischemia, stunned and hibernating myocardium. Definitions of these entities are given. Characteristics of clinical appearance, diagnostic procedures, natural history, prognosis and therapeutic modalities of stunned and hibernating myocardium are reviewed, respectively. Interrelations between prompt reversible ischemia, stunned, hibernating myocardium and ischemic preconditioning are briefly reported.

Original languageHungarian
Pages (from-to)2465-2469
Number of pages5
JournalOrvosi hetilap
Issue number50
Publication statusPublished - Dec 14 2003


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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