*Corresponding author:Alexander Izakson, Department of Aneshesiology, Ziv Medical Center; Derech Ha Rambam, Safed, Israel, Tel: 972508434102; Fax: 972776828359; Email: Alexander.firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: May 02, 2018; Published: May 16,2018
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Background:In most cases, Takotsubo cardiomyopathy is triggered by emotional or physical stress and is a unique form of reversible cardiomyopathy. Outcomes of the disease and possible complications are still unknown in patients who have to undergo surgery. We report a case of an elderly woman with a hip fracture and stress induced cardiomyopathy who underwent surgery shortly after the onset of the illness.