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Title: Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction - unwinding the diagnosis mystique.
Austin Authors: Asrar Ul Haq, Muhammad;Mutha, Vivek;Rudd, Nima;Hare, David L ;Wong, Chiew
Affiliation: Austin Health Melbourne, Australia ; Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne Australia
Department of Cardiology, The Northern Hospital Melbourne, Australia ; Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne Australia
Department of Cardiology, The Northern Hospital Melbourne, Australia ; Austin Health Melbourne, Australia ; Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne Australia
Issue Date: 11-Oct-2014
Publication information: American Journal of Cardiovascular Disease 2014; 4(3): 100-13
Abstract: A precise diagnosis of diastolic dysfunction is often difficult and requires invasive techniques to determine left ventricular volume, relaxation, and compliance properties. At this current point of time there is no single non-invasive index available to adequately reflect diastolic function, perhaps because of the numerous factors that can alter diastolic function. In most clinical settings, diastolic function is estimated using Doppler echocardiography. Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (CMRI) is yet another emerging modality for diastolic function analysis. Here we present a comprehensive review of the various parameters used to assess diastolic function as part of diagnosis of clinical syndrome "Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFPEF)".
Gov't Doc #: 25360388
URI: http://ahro.austin.org.au/austinjspui/handle/1/12455
ORCID: 0000-0001-9554-6556
PubMed URL: 25360388
Type: Journal Article
Subjects: Diastolic dysfunction
HFNEF
HFPEF
echocardiography
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