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Cardiology Management

Athlete’s heart and the Morganroth hypothesis

2018 08 May

The four-decade-old "Morganroth hypothesis" that resistance exercise performed with a brief Valsalva manoeuvre (VM) is primarily a "pressure" load stress – similar to aortic stenosis or long standing hypertension – that results in concentric left ventricular (LV) hypertrophy is obsolete," according to a review paper to appear in the journal Heart,... Read more