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DON’T GO BREAKING MY HEART: CO-MORBID MOOD DISORDERS IN PATIENTS WITH TAKOTSUBO CARDIOMYOPATHY

Case Presentation: A 72-year-old man with untreated generalized anxiety disorder, coronary artery disease, and a remote non-ST elevation myocardial infarction presents with non-exertional chest pressure for one day. The patient had multiple prior hospitalizations for [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:41:16+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on DON’T GO BREAKING MY HEART: CO-MORBID MOOD DISORDERS IN PATIENTS WITH TAKOTSUBO CARDIOMYOPATHY

PSYCHOSIS INDUCED CARDIOMYOPATHY- A NON-TRADITIONAL CAUSE OF TAKOTSUBO CARDIOMYOPATHY

Case Presentation: 78-year-old female with a past medical history of diabetes, hypertension, and vascular dementia was brought to the hospital by her family for worsening dementia, behavioral disturbances including agitation, insomnia, hallucinations and delusions. Her [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:02:48+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on PSYCHOSIS INDUCED CARDIOMYOPATHY- A NON-TRADITIONAL CAUSE OF TAKOTSUBO CARDIOMYOPATHY

WHEN THE BODY SHAKES, THE HEART BREAKS: A RARE CASE OF GENERALIZED TONIC CLONIC SEIZURE RESULTING IN TAKOTSUBO CARDIOMYOPATHY

Case Presentation: A 64-year-old Caucasian female patient with no significant medical history came to medical attention in December 2016 with an episode of generalized tonic clonic seizure. On admission, review of systems, vital signs and [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:09:11+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on WHEN THE BODY SHAKES, THE HEART BREAKS: A RARE CASE OF GENERALIZED TONIC CLONIC SEIZURE RESULTING IN TAKOTSUBO CARDIOMYOPATHY