Psychiatric Comorbidity and Psychological Characteristics in a Sample of Patients with Takotsubo Syndrome

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Vieira, Carlos; Luís, Alice; Miranda, Mafalda; Tomé, Carlota; Maia, Teresa; Lourenço, Alexandra; Lopes, Bárbara; Cardoso, Graça;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Hospital Prof. Doutor Fernando Fonseca, EPE
  • Journal: Psilogos (issn: 2182-3146, eissn: 1646-091X)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.25752/psi.3275
  • Subject: Psychiatry; Cardiology; Liaison Psychiatry; | Takotsubo Syndrome; Psychiatric Comorbidity; Psychological Characteristics. | Psiquiatria; Cardiologia | Síndrome Takotsubo; Comorbilidade Psiquiátrica; Características Psicológicas

Takotsubo syndrome is a good prognosis acute cardiac syndrome more frequently occurring in postmenopausal women, usually preceded by psychological or physical stress. The authors collected demographic and clinical data and evaluated psychiatric and psychological aspects... View more
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