Mono- and B-mode echocardiography is inferior to clinical evaluation and haemodynamic studies for timing of cardiac transplantation in idiopathic and/or ischemic cardiopathy. Some echo- and Doppler-derived variables are of prognostic significance as predictive guides in patients assessed for cardiac transplantation.
|Translated title of the contribution||The role of echocardiography in the indications for heart transplantation|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Recenti Progressi in Medicina|
|Publication status||Published - Oct 1994|
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