Thyroid hormone treatment after coronary-artery bypass surgery Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Coronary Artery Bypass
  • Coronary Disease
  • Triiodothyronine
  • Ventricular Dysfunction, Left

abstract

  • Raising serum triiodothyronine concentrations in patients undergoing coronary-artery bypass surgery increases cardiac output and lowers systemic vascular resistance, but does not change outcome or alter the need for standard postoperative therapy.

publication date

  • January 1995

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1056/NEJM199512073332302

PubMed ID

  • 7477166

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1522

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 333

number

  • 23