TITLE

Myocardial Infarction During Sleep Deprivation in a Patient with Dextrocardia

AUTHOR(S)
Delva, Nicholas J.; Wood, Michael; Southmayd, Stephen E.; Hawken, Emily R.
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Angiology;Jan2001, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p83
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the case of a patient with dextrocardia who suffered his first myocardial infarction after approximately 26 hours of diagnostic sleep deprivation protocol. Monitoring of sleep deprivation as a risk for myocardial infarction; Cardiac enzyme levels following myocardial infarction; Use of sleep deprivation as a diagnostic tool.
ACCESSION #
4044457

 

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