The ancient and often incorrect units for the ventricular stroke work should be replaced by an SI unit

Am Heart J. 2011 Mar;161(3):e9; author reply e11. doi: 10.1016/j.ahj.2010.11.015.
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Publication types

  • Comment
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • International System of Units*
  • Myocardial Infarction / complications
  • Risk Assessment
  • Severity of Illness Index*
  • Shock, Cardiogenic / etiology
  • Shock, Cardiogenic / mortality*
  • Shock, Cardiogenic / physiopathology*
  • Stroke Volume / physiology*
  • Ventricular Function / physiology*