Articles by Michael Burley, MD, FACC

When a broken heart is real: Takotsubo cardiomyopathy

Pore, Nichole; Burley, Michael

Nurse Practitioner. 37(10):48-52, October 10, 2012.

Rare but reversible, this syndrome can be mistaken for other cardiac events. NPs must know how to differentiate the causes because treatment strategies vary.