Echocardiographic linear fractional shortening for quantification of right ventricular systolic function-A cardiac magnetic resonance validation study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Echocardiography
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Ventricular Dysfunction, Right

abstract

  • RV linear FS provides RV functional indices that parallel CMR RVEF. Parasternal long-axis RVOT width, four-chamber RV width, and length are independently associated with RVEF, supporting use of multiple FS indices for RV functional assessment.

publication date

  • January 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5352481

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/echo.13438

PubMed ID

  • 28247463

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