Doppler Tissue Imaging Provides an Estimate of Pulmonary Arterial Pressure in Children with Pulmonary Hypertension Due to Congenital Intracardiac Shunts


Cevik A., KULA S. , Olgunturk R., Saylan B., Pektas A., Oguz D., ...More

CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE, vol.8, no.6, pp.527-534, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/chd.12030
  • Title of Journal : CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE
  • Page Numbers: pp.527-534

Abstract

ObjectiveThe aim of this study is to determine the relationship between the cardiac catheterization findings and pulsed-wave (PW) Doppler and Doppler tissue imaging (DTI) in pulmonary arterial hypertension patients with congenital heart disease with intracardiac shunts.