Global diastolic strain rate for the assessment of left ventricular relaxation and filling pressures Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Diastole
  • Echocardiography, Doppler
  • Heart Failure
  • Ventricular Function, Left
  • Ventricular Pressure

abstract

  • Global SR(IVR) by 2-dimensional speckle tracking is strongly dependent on LV relaxation. E/SR(IVR) can predict LV filling pressures with reasonable accuracy, particularly in patients with normal ejection fraction and in those with regional dysfunction.

publication date

  • March 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.106.662882

PubMed ID

  • 17339549

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1376

end page

  • 83

volume

  • 115

number

  • 11