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Usefulness of a semi-quantitative and layer-specific assessment of the relative apical sparing pattern of longitudinal strain for the identification of cardiac amyloidosis

Topic: Tissue Doppler, Speckle Tracking and Strain Imaging

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Doctor Makoto Saito

Kitaishikai Hospital, Ozu (Japan)
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Clinical applications of strain echocardiography

Speakers: Doctor M. Saito, Professor J. Engvall, Doctor N. D'Elia, Professor M. Nobre de Matos Pereira Vieira, Doctor G. Stronati...

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ESC Congress 2019

31 August - 4 September 2019

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