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In the past, HCM was considered a rare disorder associated with a poor prognosis but more recent population screening studies suggest that it is actually common (1:500 individuals).1 Echocardiography ...

European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging, BRITISH SOCIETY OF ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY AUTUMN SUPPLEMENT 2009, L.K. Williams, M.P. Frenneaux, R.P. Steeds

Date : 01/12/2009 Item size : 251997 bytes
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By definition, ventricular diastolic volumes are usually normal or reduced, wall thickness is normal or mildly increased, and systolic function is preserved.1 Unlike the other cardiomyopathies that ...

European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging, BRITISH SOCIETY OF ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY AUTUMN SUPPLEMENT 2009, Petros Nihoyannopoulos, David Dawson

Date : 01/12/2009 Item size : 227169 bytes
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Thirty-six (18 Wistar normotensive (W), 18 [SHR]) anesthetized rats were studied with two-dimensional directed M-mode echocardiogram to analyze LV structure (LV diameter, left ventricular wall ...

European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging, Experimental Paper, Eduardo Manuel Escudero, Marı́a Cristina Camilión de Hurtado, Néstor Gustavo Pérez, Ana Laura Tufare

Date : 01/06/2004 Item size : 250227 bytes
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Recent mathematical modelling of left ventricular contraction has shown that the EF is determined by both myocardial shortening (strain) and by end-diastolic wall thickness. Methods and results The ...

European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging, Clinical/Original Paper, David H. MacIver

Date : 01/03/2011 Item size : 290144 bytes
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Introduction Systolic left ventricular (LV) function is an important predictor of outcome and its precise assessment remains of great importance for the choice of treatment in populations with ...

Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging, ORIGINAL ARTICLES, Tomasz Baron, Frank A. Flachskampf, Kristina Johansson, Eva-Maria Hedin, Christina Christersson

Date : 01/04/2016 Item size : 287849 bytes
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Heart failureDiastolic dysfunctionBiomarkerEchocardiography Introduction Up to 50% of patients with clinical heart failure (HF) have preserved LV function (non-systolic HF1 In these patients, ...

European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging, Clinical/Original Paper, Ravi V. Shah, Annabel A. Chen-Tournoux, Michael H. Picard, James L. Januzzi

Date : 01/08/2009
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Ageing affects many aspects of cardiovascular function.35,26,27 Advancing age is associated with structural and functional changes in the myocardium, e.g. myocardial fibrosis and impaired coronary ...

European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging, Clinical/Original Paper, Nirvarthi Maharaj, Ferande Peters, Bijoy K. Khandheria, Elena Libhaber, Mohammed R. Essop

Date : 01/06/2013
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Abstract Aims Midwall mechanics reveal systolic dysfunction in obese and hypertensive patients with concentric left ventricular (LV) geometry, which is frequently detected in subjects with ...

European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging, Clinical/Original Paper, Giovanni Cioffi, Tiziano Edoardo Russo, Alessandro Selmi, Carlo Stefenelli, Francesco Furlanello

Date : 01/01/2011
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The goal of this study was to determine regional systolic function of the left ventricle in male and female patients with hypertensive heart disease. In each short axis 24 wall-thickness ...

European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging, Clinical/Original Paper, Jürgen Frielingsdorf, Michele Genoni, Otto M. Hess, Frank A. Flachskampf

Date : 01/01/2007
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By multilinear regression analyses, age was the main independent predictor of average Em, Am and E/Em ratio, while heart rate was the most important contributor to average Sm, with the additional ...

European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging, Clinical/Original Paper, Pasquale Innelli, Ruben Sanchez, Francesco Marra, Roberta Esposito, Maurizio Galderisi

Date : 01/03/2008