Right ventricular function in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: A speckle tracking echocardiography study


Cincin A. , Tigen K., Karaahmet T., Dundar C., Gurel E., Bulut M., ...More

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.15, no.7, pp.536-541, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/akd.2014.5538
  • Title of Journal : ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.536-541
  • Keywords: hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, right ventricular function, speckle tracking echocardiography, EUROPEAN-SOCIETY, HEART-FAILURE, STRAIN, VALIDATION, DYSSYNCHRONY, INVOLVEMENT, DYSFUNCTION, MECHANICS, STATEMENT, PRESSURE

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study was to explore right ventricular (RV) mechanical function in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) by 2-D speckle tracking echocardiography (2-D-STE).