Bo Martin Bibby

Global left ventricular longitudinal systolic strain for early risk assessment in patients with acute myocardial infarction treated with primary percutaneous intervention

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Left ventricular systolic function is a key determinant of outcome after ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI). The aim of this study was to study speckle-tracking global longitudinal strain (GLS) for early risk evaluation in STEMI and compare it with left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF), wall motion score index (WMSI), and end-systolic volume index (ESVI).
Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of the American Society of Echocardiography
Volume25
Issue6
Pages (from-to)644-51
Number of pages8
ISSN0894-7317
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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