Cardiac baroreceptor sensitivity predicts long-term outcome following acute ischaemic stroke

Thompson G. Robinson, Suzanne L. Dawson, Penelope J. Eames, Ronney B. Panerai, John F. Potter

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Abstract

The baroreceptor reflex arc is important in the short-term regulation of the cardiovascular system, and small studies have reported impaired cardiac baroreceptor sensitivity (BRS) after acute stroke. However, the prognostic significance of impaired BRS is uncertain.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)705-711
Number of pages7
JournalStroke
Volume34
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2003

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