Treatment of refractory vasospastic angina complicated by acute pulmonary oedema with levosimendan: a case report

European Heart Journal. Case Reports

2 Maggio Mag 2019 2 months ago
  • Moltrasio M, Cosentino N, Conte E, Campodonico J, Marenzi G

We present a case of recurrent episodes of vasospastic angina complicated by acute pulmonary oedema and cardiogenic shock despite maximal tolerated therapy (intravenous calcium antagonist and nitrates) that was successfully treated with levosimendan.

Reference

Moltrasio M, Cosentino N, Conte E, Campodonico J, Marenzi G. Treatment of refractory vasospastic angina complicated by acute pulmonary oedema with levosimendan: a case report. Eur Heart J Case Rep 2019 Feb 5;3(1):ytz002.

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