Affiliated to the Institute of Clinical Physiology of the Italian National Research Council.
Left ventricular diastolic function is strongly correlated with active emptying of the left atrium: a novel analysis using three-dimensional echocardiography
Increased left atrial (LA) dimensions are known to be a risk factor in predicting cardiovascular events and mortality and to be one key diagnostic tool to assess diastolic dysfunction. Currently, LA measuremen...
Citation: Cardiovascular Ultrasound 2016 14:43