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Effects of interleukin 6 inhibitor tocilizumab on endothelial glycocalyx, vascular and myocardial function compared to prednisolone.

Topic: Autoimmune/Chronic Inflammatory Disorders and Heart Disease

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Doctor Ignatios Ikonomidis

National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens (Greece)
5 presentations

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Poster Session 5 - Chronic inflammatory diseases

Speakers: Doctor I. Ikonomidis, Doctor K. Kakuta, Doctor B. Logstrup, Doctor D. Novikova, Doctor M. Wamil...

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ESC Congress 2019

31 August - 4 September 2019

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