Observations on carotid sinus hypersensitivity from direct intraneural recordings of sympathetic nerve traffic

Jerry C. Luck, Robert J. Hoover, Robert W. Biederman, Steven Ettinger, Lawrence Sinoway, Urs Leuenberger

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Abstract

Carotid sinus massage rapidly inhibits sympathetic nerve activity and decreases arterial pressure in patients with carotid sinus hypersensitivity. Physiologic dual-chamber pacing had little effect on preventing reflex hypotension in the patients.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1362-1365
Number of pages4
JournalAmerican Journal of Cardiology
Volume77
Issue number15
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 15 1996

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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