This paper will review the usefulness of the evaluation of the autonomic control in cardiovascular and non-cardiovascular diseases, such as heart failure, hypertension, myocardial infarction and diabetes. Emphasis will be given to the relevance of the parasympathetic/sympathetic alterations found in the above-mentioned conditions in determining the cardiovascular risk profile of the individual patient.
|Translated title of the contribution||Clinical applications of the techniques employed in autonomic nervous system assessment|
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Italian Heart Journal Supplement|
|Publication status||Published - 2001|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine