How Does Regional Hypertrophy Affect Strain Measurements With Different Speckle-Tracking Methods?


Dobrovic M., Bczy S., Unlu S., Chakraborty B., Petrescu A., Duchenne J., ...More

JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY, vol.32, no.11, pp.1444-1450, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.echo.2019.06.008
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1444-1450
  • Keywords: Speckle-tracking, Echocardiography, Regional hypertrophy, Layer strain, Full wall tracking, Endocardial tracking, GLOBAL LONGITUDINAL STRAIN, EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION, DIFFERENT VENDORS, SEPTAL BULGE, ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY, CARDIOMYOPATHY, FEASIBILITY, CONSENSUS
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: In this study, we evaluate the impact of abnormal myocardial shapes, such as regional hypertrophy, on longitudinal strain measurements with different tracking approaches.