The usefulness of tissue Doppler imaging in the determination of left ventricular diastolic filling pressure. Comparison with other techniques

Borekci A., Karakelleoglu S., EROL M. K. , Bozkurt E., Yilmaz M.

ACTA CARDIOLOGICA, cilt.61, ss.129-135, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 61 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.2143/ac.61.2.2014325
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.129-135


The further examination of left ventricular diastolic function (LVDF) is important in terms of early diagnosis, therapy and follow-up of heart failure. Although cardiac catheterization is considered as the most accurate method in the evaluation of diastolic function, since it is invasive, noninvasive methods are preferred.