Assessment of Left Ventricular Function using a Two-Dimensional Speckle Tracking Echocardiography in Asymptomatic Survivors of Hodgkin's Lymphoma in Long-Term Follow-Up


Altinkaynak M. , Ozer P. , Atici A. , Basar R., Oztop N. , Umman B. , ...More

ISTANBUL MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.22, no.4, pp.300-305, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/imj.galenos.2021.07448
  • Journal Name: ISTANBUL MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.300-305
  • Keywords: Cardiomyopathy, cardiotoxicity, cardio-oncology, diastolic dysfunction, Hodgkin's disease, strain echocardiography, BREAST-CANCER PATIENTS, CORONARY-ARTERY-DISEASE, DIASTOLIC DYSFUNCTION, EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION, LONGITUDINAL STRAIN, AMERICAN SOCIETY, CARDIOTOXICITY, CHEMOTHERAPY, PREDICTION

Abstract

Introduction: Two-dimensional speckle tracking echocardiography (2D-STE) is sensitive in the assessment of left ventricular (LV) systolic function and may aid in diagnosis of late cardiac effects in asymptomatic Hodgkin's lymphoma (HL) survivors in long-term follow-up.