Radial and longitudinal strain and strain rate assessed by speckle-tracking echocardiography in dogs with myxomatous mitral valve disease

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Nora Elisabeth Zois, A. Tidholm, K.M. Nägga, S.G. Moesgaard, Caroline Elisabeth Rasmussen, Bo Torkel Falk, J. Häggström, H.D. Pedersen, B. Åblad, H.Y. Nilsen, Lisbeth Høier Olsen

Assessment of left ventricular (LV) function using conventional echocardiographic methods is difficult in mitral regurgitation (MR) owing to altered hemodynamic loading conditions. Newer methods such as speckle-tracking echocardiography (STE) provide assessment of LV strain (St) and strain rates (SR).
Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Veterinary Internal Medicine
Issue number6
Pages (from-to)1309-1319
Number of pages11
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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