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Ratio of transmitral early filling velocity to early diastolic strain rate predicts cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in participants from the general population with preserved diastolic function

Topic: Tissue Doppler, Speckle Tracking and Strain Imaging

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Doctor Mats Christian Hoejbjerg Lassen

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Heart and Vascular Center, Boston (United States of America)
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Speaker: Mr K. Taha (Utrecht, NL)


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Speaker: Doctor L. Klaeboe (Oslo, NO)


Left ventricular global longitudinal strain independently predicts cardiac death and ventricular tachyarrhythmias in patients with heart Failure and reduced ejection fraction.

Speaker: Doctor G. Galeotti (Pisa, IT)


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Speaker: Mr P. Huntjens (St Louis, US)


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Diagnostic and prognostic value of cardiac mechanics

Speakers: Doctor M. Lassen, Mr K. Taha, Doctor L. Klaeboe, Doctor G. Galeotti, Mr P. Huntjens

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EuroEcho-Imaging 2018

5 December - 8 December 2018

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