Differential right ventricular regional function and the effect of pulmonary hypertension: three-dimensional echo study
2011 (English)In: Heart, ISSN 1355-6037, E-ISSN 1468-201X, Vol. 97, no 12, 1004-1011 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
The right ventricle has distinct features for the inflow, apical and outflow tract compartments, with different extent of contribution to the overall systolic function. In PAH, the right ventricle becomes one dyssynchronous compartment, which itself may have perpetual effect on overall cardiac dysfunction.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2011. Vol. 97, no 12, 1004-1011 p.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-45870DOI: 10.1136/hrt.2010.208900PubMedID: 21487122OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-45870DiVA: diva2:435623