TITLE

THE QUINIDINE PROBLEM

AUTHOR(S)
Shaftel, Norman; Halpern, Alfred
PUB. DATE
February 1958
SOURCE
Angiology;Feb1958, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the efficacy of quinidine in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases. Contraindication to the use of the drug due to its toxic manifestations; Analysis on the allergic and idiosyncratic reaction of the drug; Response of cardiac patients to cardiovascular therapy using quinidine.
ACCESSION #
16389196

 

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