The Effect of Pulmonary Hypertension on Left Ventricular Diastolic Function in Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease: A Tissue Doppler Imaging and Right Cardiac Catheterization Study


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Acikel M., Kose N., Aribas A., Kaynar H., Sevimli S., Gurlertop Y., et al.

CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY, cilt.33, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 33 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1002/clc.20568
  • Dergi Adı: CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY

Özet

Background: Pulmonary hypertension (PH) caused by chronic obstructive lung disease (COLD) essentially involves the right heart. Also left ventricular (LV) systolic and diastolic functions may be affected.