Altered adrenergic receptor density in myocardial hibernation in humans: A possible mechanism of depressed myocardial function Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Myocardial Stunning
  • Myocardium
  • Receptors, Adrenergic, alpha
  • Receptors, Adrenergic, beta

abstract

  • Thus, graded and reciprocal changes in alpha- and ss-adrenergic receptor densities occur in viable, hibernating myocardium and may account in part for the observed depression in resting myocardial function and preserved contractile reserve in this entity.

publication date

  • November 21, 2000

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 11085963

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2599

end page

  • 606

volume

  • 102

number

  • 21