TITLE

STUDY OF THE CARDIORESPIRATORY FUNCTION IN PATIENTS WITH PROGRESSIVE MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY

AUTHOR(S)
Arce-Gomez, E.; Palma-Garcia, S.; Yanez, J. L.; Lopez-Portillo, M.; Lombardo, L.; Brandt, H.; Marquez, M. H.
PUB. DATE
September 1964
SOURCE
Angiology;Sep1964, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p407
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Studies the cardiorespiratory function in patients with progressive muscular dystrophy (PMD). Definition of Progressive muscular dystrophy; Stages of severity in progressive PMD; Complications of PMD; Presence of pulmonary hypertension due to probable alveolar hypoventilation secondary to involvement of respiratory muscles.
ACCESSION #
16369520

 

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