Left ventricular non-compaction cardiomyopathy in children: Characterisation of clinical status using tissue Doppler-derived indices of left ventricular diastolic relaxation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiomyopathies
  • Echocardiography, Doppler
  • Stroke Volume

abstract

  • TD velocities are significantly reduced in patients with LVNC compared with normal controls. Reduced lateral mitral Ea velocity helps predict children with LVNC who are at risk of adverse clinical outcomes including death and need for cardiac transplantation.

publication date

  • June 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC1955174

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1136/hrt.2006.093880

PubMed ID

  • 17135224

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 676

end page

  • 81

volume

  • 93

number

  • 6