Clinical Physiology of Circulation

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Leo A. Bockeria, MD, PhD, DSc, Professor, Academician of Russian Academy of Sciences, President of Bakoulev National Medical Research Center for Cardiovascular Surgery


Percutaneous stimulation of the auricular branch of the vagus: the potential of the method of treatment of different cardiovascular diseases

Authors: Shvartz V.A., Sizhazhev E.M.

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Bakoulev National Medical Research Center for Cardiovascular Surgery, Moscow, Russian Federation

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.24022/1814-6910-2023-20-1-5-15

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Link: Clinical Physiology of Blood Circulaiton. 2023; 1 (20): 5-15

Quote as: Shvartz V.A., Sizhazhev E.M. Percutaneous stimulation of the auricular branch of the vagus: the potential of the method of treatment of different cardiovascular diseases. Clinical Physiology of Circulation. 2023; 20 (1): 5–15 (in Russ.). DOI: 10.24022/1814-6910-2023-20-1-5-15

Received / Accepted:  19.01.2023 / 15.03.2023

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  • Vladimir A. Shvartz, Dr. Med. Sci., Leading Researcher, Professor of Chair of Cardiovascular Surgery with a Course of Arrhythmology and Clinical Electrophysiology; ORCID
  • Eldar M. Sizhazhev, Resident Physician; ORCID

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