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Figure 5 | Cardiovascular Ultrasound

Figure 5

From: Tissue Doppler and strain imaging: anything left in the echo-lab?

Figure 5

Example of a strain curve in a patient with anterior myocardial infarction. The green curve sampled from the normocontractile posterolateral wall shows a pronounced systolic deformation; in the red curve derived from the ischemic interventricular septum only minimal systolic myocardial deformation followed by post-systolic shortening can be seen (see arrow).

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