Doppler estimation of left ventricular filling pressures in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Echocardiography
  • Ventricular Function, Left

abstract

  • LV filling pressures can be estimated with reasonable accuracy in HCM patients by measuring E velocity/flow propagation velocity or E/Ea. These ratios also track changes in filling pressures.

publication date

  • January 19, 1999

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9892592

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 254

end page

  • 61

volume

  • 99

number

  • 2