A patient with cyclic variation in blood pressure secondary to A V dissociation with fortuitous relation to respiratory cycle is presented. The pathophysiologic mechanisms of true and 'pseudo' pulsus paradoxus and criteria for diagnosis are reviewed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1973|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
- Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine