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Cardiovascular Psychiatry and Neurology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 843876, 8 pages
The Clinical Features and Emotional Stressors in Korean Patients with Tako-Tsubo Cardiomyopathy
Division of Cardiology, Cardiac and Vascular Center, Department of Medicine, Samsung Changwon Hospital and Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Changwon 630-522, Republic of Korea
Received 11 July 2012; Revised 6 August 2012; Accepted 7 August 2012
Academic Editor: Richard C. Veith
Copyright © 2012 Bong Gun Song et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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