Strain Rate Acceleration Yields a Better Index for Evaluating Left Ventricular Contractile Function as Compared with Tissue Velocity Acceleration During Isovolumic Contraction Time: An In Vivo Study
Clinical Relevancy of the Myocardial Velocity Gradient: Limitations of a Binary Response
The Role of Apically Directed Intraventricular Isovolumic Relaxation Flow in Speeding Early Diastolic Left Ventricular Filling
Noninvasive Differentiation of Pseudonormal/Restrictive from Normal Mitral Flow by Tei Index: A Simultaneous Echocardiography-Catheterization Study in Patients with Acute Anteroseptal Myocardial Infarction
Rapid and Accurate Noninvasive Assessment of Global Left Ventricular Systolic Function Using Biplane Advanced Automated Contour Tracking Method
Normal Values of Left Ventricular Systolic and Diastolic Function Derived from Signal-averaged Acoustic Quantification Waveforms: A Multicenter Study
Noninvasive Assessment of Myocardial Ischemia in the Left Ventricular Inferior Regions by Coronary Flow Reserve Measurement Using Transthoracic Doppler Echocardiography
Simultaneous Real-time Echocardiographic Imaging of Myocardial Perfusion and Regional Function Using Color-encoded, Contrast-enhanced Power Modulation
Measurement of Radial Artery Contrast Intensity to Assess Cardiac Microbubble Behavior
Two-dimensional and Doppler Transesophageal Echocardiographic Delineation and Flow Characterization of Anomalous Coronary Arteries in Adults
Cost-effectiveness Analysis of Noninvasive Strategies to Evaluate Patients with Chest Pain
Accuracy of Mitral Valve Area Measurements Using Transthoracic Rapid Freehand 3-dimensional Scanning: Comparison with Noninvasive and Invasive Methods
Leaflet Concavity: A Rapid Visual Clue to the Presence and Mechanism of Functional Mitral Regurgitation
An Alternative to Standard Continuity Equation for the Calculation of Aortic Valve Area by Echocardiography
Use of an Echocardiographic Contrast Agent to Establish Safety of Cardioversion in a Patient with a Ligated Left Atrial Appendage
Subepicardial Aneurysm of the Left Ventricle
Successful Surgical Repair of a Giant Left Main Coronary Artery Aneurysm with Arteriovenous Fistula Draining into a Persistent Left Superior Vena Cava and Coronary Sinus: Role of Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography
Myocardial Involvement in a Patient with Burkitt's Lymphoma Mimicking Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Cardiac Angiosarcoma: An Unusual Presentation Simulating Mitral Stenosis and Constrictive-effusive Pericarditis
Clinical Applications of Strain Rate Imaging
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