Left Ventricular Diastolic Dysfunction in COPD May Manifest Myocardial Ischemia
COPD: Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, 05/30/2012
Bhattacharyya P et al. – Reversible ischemic defects are quite common (50%) in advanced COPD patients with Left ventricular diastolic dysfunction without the presence of common risk factors. This association needs further evaluation.