Cor pulmonale in chronic pulmonary diseases
Krishnaswami, K.; Srinivasan, K.; Sivarajan, N. and Subramania Ram, V.
Cor pulmonale in chronic pulmonary diseases.
Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 27 (2).
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The present study describe Cor Pulmonale in Chronic Pulmonary Diseases, it was observed in 5.62% of cases studied. The average duration of illness was 5.16 years. Electro-cardiograph
is found to be an important tool in early detection of Cor Pulmonale. Extent and nature of the
pulmonary lesion contribute more to the development of Cor Pulmonale than duration of the illness.
Prognosis of cases who develop Cor Pulmonale from Pulmonary Tuberculosis is relatively more
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Cor Pulmonale, Chronic Pulmonary Diseases, Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Electrocardiograph, X-Ray, ECG, Radiology, Autopsy|
|Subjects:||Investigative Techniques > Autopsy|
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Diagnosis > Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures > Diagnostic Techniques, Cardiovascular > Heart Function Tests > Electrocardiography
Diagnosis > Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures > Diagnostic Imaging > Radiography
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
Cardiovascular Diseases > Heart Diseases > Pulmonary Heart Disease
|Deposited By:||Mrs Naina Pandita|
|Deposited On:||21 May 2007|
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