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Title Thyroid and heart failure : from pathophysiology to clinics / Giorgio Iervasi, Alessandro Pingitore, editors ; forewords by Paul W. Ladenson, Attilio Maseri
Published Milan ; New York : Springer, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 264 pages) : illustrations
Contents Section I: Heart failure and thyroid: General aspects. Heart failure: from epidemiology to pathophysiology / Antonio L'Abbate ; Neuroendocrine control of the cardiovascular system in heart failure / Claudio Ceconi and Roberto Ferrari ; Cardiac morphology and function in mild hypothyroidism / Bernadette Biondi ; Cardiovascular hemodynamics and work capacity in thyroid dysfunction / George J. Kahaly -- Section II: Basic aspects of thryroid hormone and cardiovascular system interrelationships in normal and in failing heart. Mechanism of action of thyroid hormone on the cardiac vascular system / Wolfgang H. Dillmann ; Cardiac functional effects of 3-iodothyronamine, a new endogenous thyroid hormone derivative / Riccardo Zucchi, Sandra Ghelardoni and Grazia Chiellini ; Cardiac thyroid-hormone deiodinative pathways in ventricular hypertrophy and heart failure / Warner S. Simonides ; Thyroid hormone receptor signaling in normal and failing heart / Koichiro Kinugawa, Mark Y. Jeong, Michael R. Bristow and Carlin S. Long ; Pharmacological effects of amiodarone and dronedarone on cardiac thyroid hormone receptors / Wilmar M. Wiersinga ; Changes in thyroid hormone metabolism and gene expression in the failing heart: therapeutic implications / Sara Danzi and Irwin Klein ; Thyroid-hormone-regulated cardiac metabolism in normal and failing heart / Michael A. Portman ; Cardiac myocyte and vascular remodeling in altered thyroid conditions / Yuefeng Chen and A. Martin Gerdes ; Thyroid hormone and ischemic myocardium / Constantinos Pantos, Iordanis Mourouzis and Dennis V. Cokkinos -- Section III: Clinical aspects. Thyroid and cardiovascular risk / Avantika C. Waring and Anne R. Cappola ; Relationship between subclinical thyroid dysfunction and heart failure and mortality / Reto Auer and Nicolas Rodondi ; Low triiodothyronine syndrome as a powerful predictor of death in heart failure / Giorgio Iervasi, Laura Sabatino and Giuseppina Nicolini ; Thyroid, renal function, and cardiac outcome / Carmine Zoccali and Francesca Mallamaci ; Low triiodothyronine syndrome and depression in patients with chronic heart failure / Robertas Bunevičius -- Section IV: Treatment: Present and future options. Treatment options for primary thyroid disease in patients with heart failure / Anthony Toft and Kate Gaskell ; Synthetic thyroid hormone and thyroid hormone analogues for treatment of heart failure / Alessandro Pingitore, Vincenzo Lionetti and Francesca Forini ; Thyroid hormone supplementation for infants and children undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass for cardiac surgery / Aaron K. Olson and Michael A. Portman ; New approaches for treating heart disease by modulating thyroid hormone signaling using gene therapy approaches / Mark Davis, Maria Giovanna Trivieri and Peter H. Backx
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Heart failure -- Etiology.
Hyperthyroidism -- Complications.
Heart Failure -- etiology.
Heart Failure -- physiopathology.
Heart Failure -- therapy.
Hyperthyroidism -- complications.
Hypothyroidism -- complications.
Thyroid Hormones -- metabolism.
Form Electronic book
Author Iervasi, Giorgio.
Pingitore, Alessandro.
LC no. 2009925123
ISBN 8847011426