Prognostic usefulness of the tricuspid annular plane systolic excursion in patients with congestive heart failure secondary to idiopathic or ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy

Stefano Ghio, Franco Recusani, Catherine Klersy, Roberta Sebastiani, Maria Luisa Laudisa, Carlo Campana, Antonello Gavazzi, Luigi Tavazzi

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Abstract

The prognostic value of ultrasound evaluation of right ventricular (RV) performance in patients with congestive heart failure (CHF) is still a matter of investigation. We studied 140 consecutive patients with chronic CHF and a left ventricular ejection fraction

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)837-842
Number of pages6
JournalThe American Journal of Cardiology
Volume85
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 1 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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