TITLE

Stunning research pinpoints a cause of sudden heart failure

AUTHOR(S)
Moulton, Donalee
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/18/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 8, p1197
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on medical research that identified a cause of sudden heart failure. Discovery of troponin I, a protein that triggers cardiac stunning; Implications of the study as articulated by doctor Jennifer Van Eyk; Earlier research that revealed that patients with weakened hearts have a shorter form of troponin than normal.
ACCESSION #
3012225

 

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