Weight Lifting and Aortic Dissection: More Evidence for a Connection

Published on Jan 1, 2007in The Cardiology1.561
· DOI :10.1159/000094530
Ioannis Hatzaras5
Estimated H-index: 5
(Yale University),
Maryann Tranquilli21
Estimated H-index: 21
(Yale University)
+ 3 AuthorsJohn A. Elefteriades55
Estimated H-index: 55
(Yale University)
Background/Aims: In 2003, we reported on a small number of patients in whom acute aortic dissection appeared to be causally related to intense weight lifting. If additional cases co
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