"Cardiotonic Agents" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Agents that have a strengthening effect on the heart or that can increase cardiac output. They may be CARDIAC GLYCOSIDES; SYMPATHOMIMETICS; or other drugs. They are used after MYOCARDIAL INFARCT; CARDIAC SURGICAL PROCEDURES; in SHOCK; or in congestive heart failure (HEART FAILURE).
- Cardiotonic Agents
- Cardiac Stimulants
- Inotropic Agents, Positive Cardiac
- Cardiotonic Drugs
- Myocardial Stimulants
- Cardioprotective Agents
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Cardiotonic Agents" by people in Profiles.
Practice Changes at U.S.?Transplant?Centers After the New?Adult Heart Allocation Policy. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020 06 16; 75(23):2906-2916.
Ablation of the calpain-targeted site in cardiac myosin binding protein-C is cardioprotective during ischemia-reperfusion injury. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2019 04; 129:236-246.
Na+,K+-ATPase as a Target for Treatment of Tissue Fibrosis. Curr Med Chem. 2019; 26(3):564-575.
Home Inotropes in Patients Supported with Left Ventricular Assist Devices. ASAIO J. 2019 01; 65(1):e7-e11.
Transseptal transcatheter mitral valve-in-valve for treatment of severe mitral regurgitation in failed bioprosthesis complicated with cardiogenic shock: Case report and review of the literature. Cardiovasc Revasc Med. 2018 Oct - Nov; 19(7 Pt B):874-878.
Trends in the Use of Inotropes to List Adult Heart Transplant Candidates at Status 1A. Circ Heart Fail. 2017 Dec; 10(12).
Pulmonary Hypertension in Pregnancy: A Report of 49 Cases at Four Tertiary North American Sites. Obstet Gynecol. 2017 03; 129(3):511-520.
Baicalein Preventive Treatment Confers Optimal Cardioprotection by PTEN/Akt/NO Activation. Am J Chin Med. 2017; 45(5):987-1001.
Critical role of the a1-Na(+), K(+)-ATPase subunit in insensitivity of rodent cells to cytotoxic action of ouabain. Apoptosis. 2015 Sep; 20(9):1200-10.
Chronic Inotropic Therapy in the Current Era: Old Wines With New Pairings. Circ Heart Fail. 2015 Sep; 8(5):843-6.