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Easy to measure, hard to understand: a review of left ventricular strain in echocardiography

Event: ESC Congress 2018
Topic: Tissue Doppler, Speckle Tracking and Strain Imaging
Session type: Symposium
Date: 26 August 2018
Time: 08:30 - 10:00

Session

5 presentations in this session

Circumferential strain is the main contributor to left ventricular function.

Speaker: Doctor E. Remme (Oslo, NO)
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Longitudinal motion of the atrioventricular plane is the main contributor to left ventricular function.

Speaker: Doctor M. Carlsson (Bethesda, US)
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Detection of cardiotoxicity by strain echocardiography

Speaker: Professor S. Mulvagh (Halifax, CA)
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Strain analyses to identify amyloidosis and myocarditis.

Speaker: Professor T. Marwick (Melbourne, AU)
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Three-dimensional strain: theoretically attractive, but are there demonstrable clinical advantages?

Speaker: Professor J. Gorcsan (St Louis, US)
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5 speakers from this session

Doctor Espen Remme

Oslo University Hospital, Institute for Surgical Research, Oslo (Norway)
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Doctor Marcus Carlsson

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, Bethesda (United States of America)
7 presentations
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Professor Sharon Mulvagh

Dalhousie University, Halifax (Canada)
3 presentations
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Professor Thomas H Marwick

Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne (Australia)
29 presentations
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Professor John Gorcsan

Washington University, St Louis (United States of America)
7 presentations
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