Title: Myocardial deformation analysis in chagas heart disease with the use of speckle tracking echocardiography
Authors: García-Álvarez, Ana ×
Sitges, Marta
Regueiro, Ander
Poyatos, Silvia
Jesus Pinazo, Maria
Posada, Elisabeth
Bijnens, Bart
Heras, Magda
Gascon, Joaquim
Sanz, Ginés #
Issue Date: Dec-2011
Publisher: Churchill Livingstone
Series Title: Journal of Cardiac Failure vol:17 issue:12 pages:1028-1034
Abstract: Assessment of myocardial deformation in Chagas disease may help us to better understand the disease pathophysiology and to detect early myocardial involvement. We aimed to characterize myocardial deformation in patients in different forms of Chagas disease and, specifically, assess differences between patients in the indeterminate form and controls.
ISSN: 1071-9164
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Non-KU Leuven Association publications
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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