Experts and Doctors on myocardial contraction in Taipei, Taiwan
Locale: Taipei, Taiwan
Topic: myocardial contraction
Ho Y, Chen C, Hsu R, Lin L, Huang P. The correlation between expression of apoptosis-related proteins and myocardial functional reserve evaluated by dobutamine stress echocardiography in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2003;16:931-6 pubmed
..01) rather than bax. In conclusion, the expression of bax and bcl-2 proteins in patients with DCM is enhanced and independent of p53. Loss of contractile reserve is associated with overexpression of bcl-2 protein in failing myocardium. ..
Carson W, Tseng Y, Tseng C, Huang P, Wu T. Vectorcardiographic criteria for acute right ventricular infarction. Eur Heart J. 1988;9:955-61 pubmed
..Failure to recognize this electrical phenomenon may make the clinician inaccurate when judging the clinical course of acute right ventricular infarction or over-estimate the result of therapeutic intervention...
Lin C, Chang G, Su M, Wu Y, Teng C, Ko F. Pharmacological characteristics of liriodenine, isolated from Fissistigma glaucescens, a novel muscarinic receptor antagonist in guinea-pigs. Br J Pharmacol. 1994;113:275-81 pubmed
..It is more potent in smooth muscle than in cardiac preparations. It also acts as a blocker of voltage-dependent Ca2+ channels at a high concentration (300 microM). ..
Lin C, Yang C, Chen C, Ko F, Teng C. Pharmacological characteristics of BDTI, a new isoquinoline-derived beta 2-adrenoceptor agonist, in canine trachea and rat heart. Pharmacology. 1996;53:19-27 pubmed
..5 and 5.7 +/- 0.6 mumol/l, respectively). The selectivity of BDTI and salbutamol for beta 2-adrenoceptors on the cAMP response were 12.4 and 14.3 times, respectively. It is concluded that BDTI is a beta 2-selective adrenoceptor agonist. ..
Liao J, Chao T, Kuo J, Sung K, Tsai J, Lo C, et al
. Age, Sex, and Blood Pressure-Related Influences on Reference Values of Left Atrial Deformation and Mechanics From a Large-Scale Asian Population. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017;10: pubmed publisher
..We have also provided age- and sex-stratified reference values for strain and SR based on a large-scale Asian population. ..