• Chantler PD, Lakatta EG, Najjar SS (2008) Arterial-ventricular coupling: mechanistic insights into cardiovascular performance at rest and during exercise. (springer.com)
  • Thus the purpose of this study was to compare the two methods and secondly to evaluate whether left ventricular deformation could be estimated from a single imaging plane by means of STU. (hindawi.com)
  • METHODS: Between February 1997 and January 1998, 28 patients underwent bypass grafting with the left internal thoracic artery to the left anterior descending coronary artery (minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass technique). (biomedsearch.com)
  • Methods -Among 5,801 elderly participants in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study (age range 67-90, mean age 76 ± 5, 42% male, 21% black), we determined the continuous association of diastolic measures (TDI e', E/e', and left atrial size) with concomitant NT-proBNP and subsequent HF hospitalization or death. (ahajournals.org)
  • METHODS: We retrospectively reviewed the records of 248 patients who had an operation for postinfarction left ventricular aneurysm. (biomedsearch.com)