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Myocardial contraction fraction is superior to ejection fraction in predicting functional capacity in patients with heart failure

Topic: Global left ventricular systolic function

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Doctor Yasser Alaaeldin Mahmoud Abdellatif

Ain Shams University Hospital, Cairo (Egypt)
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Assessment of LV performance

Speakers: Doctor Y. Abdellatif, Doctor A. Beela, Doctor J. Aalen, Doctor L. Takahashi, Doctor J. De Pooter

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EuroEcho-Imaging 2017

6 December - 9 December 2017

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