Assessment of the relationships between left ventricular filling pressures and longitudinal dysfunction with myocardial fibrosis in uncomplicated hypertensive patients

Carla Contaldi, Massimo Imbriaco, Gianmarco Alcidi, Andrea Ponsiglione, Ciro Santoro, Marta Puglia, Luigi Barbuto, Alberto Cuocolo, Bruno Trimarco, Maurizio Galderisi

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)84-86
Number of pages3
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2016
Externally publishedYes


  • Arterial hypertension
  • Diastolic dysfunction
  • Global longitudinal strain
  • Late gadolinium enhancement
  • Left ventricular filling pressure
  • Myocardial fibrosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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