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Rational and design of EuroCRT: an international observational study on multi-modality imaging and cardiac resynchronization therapy
Aims Assessment of left ventricular (LV) volumes and ejection fraction (LVEF) with cardiac imaging is important in the selection of patients for cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT). Several observational studies have ...
EACVI appropriateness criteria for the use of transthoracic echocardiography in adults: a report of literature and current practice review
The European Association for Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI) has outlined the rationale for setting appropriate use criteria (AUC) in cardiovascular (CV) imaging. Transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) is the most common ...
Analysis of right ventricle function with strain imaging before and after pulmonary valve replacement
Background: Pulmonary valve insufficiency may develop after surgical treatment of tetralogy of Fallot (ToF). Severe pulmonary valve insufficiency may result in right ventricular dysfunction. We aimed to compare cardiac ...