Basic Research in Cardiology

, Volume 91, Issue 1, pp 16–19 | Cite as

Preconditioning-induced protection against post-ischemic contractile dysfunction: Inhibitory effect of tissue washout

  • A. C. Cave
  • C. S. Apstein
Focussed Issue: Ischemic Preconditioning Triggers and Mediators of Ischemic Preconditioning: Adenosine, Bradykhinin, Nitric Oxide and KATP-Chamels

Key words

Preconditioning ischemia hypoxia contractile function 


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© Steinkopff Verlag 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. C. Cave
    • 1
  • C. S. Apstein
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Radiological Sciences 18th Floor of the Guy's TowerGuy's HospitalLondonUK
  2. 2.Cardiac Muscle Research Laboratory Whitaker Cardiovascular InstituteBoston University School of MedicineBostonUSA

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