Microvascular structural correlates of myocardial contrast echocardiography in patients with coronary artery disease and left ventricular dysfunction: Implications for the assessment of myocardial hibernation Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Echocardiography
  • Heart Neoplasms
  • Myxoma

abstract

  • Microvascular integrity is a significant determinant of maximal MCI in humans. MCE indices of blood velocity and flow are important parameters that predict recovery of function after revascularization.

publication date

  • August 20, 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/01.CIR.0000026395.19594.43

PubMed ID

  • 12186799

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 950

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 106

number

  • 8