THE EFFECTS OF THYROID-HORMONES ON THE HEART FOLLOWING GLOBAL-ISCHEMIA - A CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL-STUDY


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SINCI V., SONCUL H., GUNAYDIN S., HALIT V., GOKGOZ L., TATLICAN O., ...More

JAPANESE HEART JOURNAL, vol.35, no.4, pp.443-454, 1994 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 1994
  • Doi Number: 10.1536/ihj.35.443
  • Title of Journal : JAPANESE HEART JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.443-454

Abstract

Cardiopulmonary bypass pass is associated with a reduction in plasma thyroid hormone concentrations in patients undergoing cardiac surgery. However, studies of the effects of cardiopulmonary bypass on thyroid function are limited and many studies report conflicting data concerning only the period of cardiopulmonary bypass.