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“Dobutamine Stress Testing”-Triggered Mid-Ventricular Takotsubo Syndrome

John E. Madias 1 , *
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1 Division of Cardiology, Icahn School of Medicine , Elmhurst Hospital Center, , New York, USA
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  • Research in Cardiovascular Medicine: November 2016, 5 (4); e59807
  • Published Online: January 4, 2016
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: October 5, 2015
  • Accepted: October 19, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/cardiovascmed.33564

To Cite: Madias J E. “Dobutamine Stress Testing”-Triggered Mid-Ventricular Takotsubo Syndrome, Res Cardiovasc Med. 2016 ;5(4):e59807. doi: 10.5812/cardiovascmed.33564.

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