Evaluation of the left and right ventricular systolic and diastolic function in asthmatic children


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Ozkan E. A. , Khosroshahi H. E.

BMC CARDIOVASCULAR DISORDERS, vol.16, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/s12872-016-0328-x
  • Title of Journal : BMC CARDIOVASCULAR DISORDERS

Abstract

Background: Asthma is the most common cause of respiratory disorders among children. We aimed to investigate left (LV) and right (RV) ventricular function in asthmatic children as detected by conventional and tissue Doppler echocardiography.