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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Bauer, A; Zürn, CS; Schmidt, G 
Title:
Heart rate turbulence to guide treatment for prevention of sudden death. 
Abstract:
Heart rate turbulence (HRT) denotes the baroreflex-mediated short-term oscillation of cardiac cycle lengths after spontaneous ventricular premature complexes. The physiological pattern of HRT consists of brief heart rate acceleration followed by more gradual heart rate deceleration before the heart rate returns to baseline. Physiological mechanisms of HRT are complex and require an intact interplay between both sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous systems. The strong and independent prognosti...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 
Year:
2010 
Journal volume:
55 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
531-8 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0160-2446 
TUM Institution:
I. Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik