The role of echocardiography in the diagnosis and prognosis of patients with heart failure

Meeney Dhir, Umesh Arora, Sherif Nagueh

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Abstract

The number of patients with congestive heart failure has increased in epidemic proportions. Echocardiography plays an important role in the diagnosis and management of these patients. Recent studies have also confirmed the independent prognostic information of the echocardiographic findings.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)141-144
Number of pages4
JournalExpert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy
Volume2
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 2004

Keywords

  • Diastole
  • Doppler
  • Myocardial function
  • Systole

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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