Affiliated to the Institute of Clinical Physiology of the Italian National Research Council.
Left ventricular twist is load-dependent as shown in a large animal model with controlled cardiac load
Left ventricular rotation and twist can be assessed noninvasively by speckle tracking echocardiography. We sought to characterize the effects of acute load change and change in inotropic state on rotation para...
Citation: Cardiovascular Ultrasound 2012 10:26