Prognostic significance of the dobutamine echocardiography test in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy

Lorenza Pratali, Eugenio Picano, Petar Otasevic, Carlo Vigna, Attila Palinkas, Lauro Cortigiani, Claudio Dodi, Dragana Bojic, Albert Varga, Miklos Csanady, Patrizia Landi

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Abstract

Dobutamine stress echo provides potentially useful information on idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy (IDC). From February 1, 1997, to October 1, 1999, 186 patients (131 men and 55 women, mean age 56 ± 12 years) with IDC, ejection fraction

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1374-1378
Number of pages5
JournalThe American Journal of Cardiology
Volume88
Issue number12
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 15 2001

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  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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Pratali, L., Picano, E., Otasevic, P., Vigna, C., Palinkas, A., Cortigiani, L., Dodi, C., Bojic, D., Varga, A., Csanady, M., & Landi, P. (2001). Prognostic significance of the dobutamine echocardiography test in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy. The American Journal of Cardiology, 88(12), 1374-1378. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0002-9149(01)02116-6