Doppler estimation of left ventricular filling pressure in sinus tachycardia. A new application of tissue Doppler imaging Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Blood Pressure
  • Echocardiography, Doppler
  • Heart Failure, Systolic
  • Mitral Valve

abstract

  • The ratio of transmitral E velocity to Ea can be used to estimate PCWP with reasonable accuracy in sinus tachycardia, even with complete merging of E and A velocities.

publication date

  • October 20, 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

PubMed ID

  • 9778330

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1644

end page

  • 50

volume

  • 98

number

  • 16