Differences in clinical features and in-hospital outcomes of older adults with tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy

Rodolfo Citro, Fausto Rigo, Mario Previtali, Quirino Ciampi, Francesco Antonini Canterin, Gennaro Provenza, Roberta Giudice, Marco Mariano Patella, Olga Vriz, Rahul Mehta, Cesare Baldi, Rajendra H. Mehta, Eduardo Bossone

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Abstract

Objectives To describe the clinical characteristics and in-hospital outcomes of older adults with tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy (TTC). Design Partially retrospective, partially prospective observational study. Setting Eleven Italian referral cardiac centers included in the Tako-tsubo Italian Network. Participants One hundred ninety consecutive individuals with TTC (92.1% female, mean age 66) were divided into three groups according to age (

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)93-98
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of the American Geriatrics Society
Volume60
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2012

Keywords

  • age
  • elderly
  • outcomes
  • Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Geriatrics and Gerontology

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