TITLE

NEUROGENIC MYOCARDIAL NECROSIS

AUTHOR(S)
Groover Jr., M. E.; Stout, Clarke
PUB. DATE
April 1965
SOURCE
Angiology;Apr1965, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p180
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The clinical significance of Manning and associates' experiments seems to be established in that myocardial lesions have been reproduced by electrical stimulation of the vagus nerve, using the weakest stimulus that would produce cardiac slowing for a minimal length of time. These lesions were prevented by atropine administration prior to stimulation. Some of the mechanisms involved have been discussed.
ACCESSION #
16351077

 

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