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Long-term antihypertensive treatment improves left ventricular torsional deformation parameters along with vascular parameters in hypertensives: a 3 year follow-up study

Topic: Tissue Doppler, Speckle Tracking and Strain Imaging

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Doctor Ignatios Ikonomidis

National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens (Greece)
5 presentations

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Improvement in diagnostic accuracy of single-vessel coronary stenosis by the analysis of post-systolic shortening derived from non-stress speckle tracking echocardiography

Speaker: Ms T. Ishigaki (Otsu, JP)


Left ventricular strain and torsion comparison between mitral valve repair vs replacement in severe mitral regurgitation, in patients with normal ejection fraction

Speaker: Doctor J. Grapsa (London, GB)


Simultaneous 4-chamber longitudinal strain assessment before and after a 246 km ultra-marathon race: focus on inter-chamber relationships.

Speaker: Doctor E. Pagourelias (Thessaloniki, GR)


Post-systolic shortening relates to prognosis and degree of stenosis in acute coronary syndrome

Speaker: Mr P. Brainin (Copenhagen, DK)


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Can speckles track clinical outcomes?

Speakers: Doctor I. Ikonomidis, Ms T. Ishigaki, Doctor J. Grapsa, Doctor E. Pagourelias, Mr P. Brainin

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ESC Congress 2018

7 November - 29 August 2018

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