Right Ventricular Isovolumic Acceleration in Acute Pulmonary Embolism

Cetiner M. A., Sayin M. R., Yildirim N., Karabag T., Dogan S. M., Kucuk E., ...More

ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY-A JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ULTRASOUND AND ALLIED TECHNIQUES, vol.31, no.10, pp.1253-1258, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


ObjectiveIn this study, we examined the role of isovolumic acceleration (IVA) measured with right ventricle (RV) tissue Doppler imaging (TDI) to predict the presence of acute pulmonary embolism (APE) in hemodynamically stable patients with clinical suspicion of APE.