Diagnostic value of left atrial strain in pediatric hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with normal maximum left atrial volume index: preliminary cardiac magnetic resonance study.


Alis D. C. , Asmakutlu O., Topel C., Karaarslan E.

Pediatric radiology, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume:
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00247-020-04884-x
  • Journal Name: Pediatric radiology
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Keywords: Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging, Children, Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, Left atrium, Mural strain, VENTRICULAR DIASTOLIC FUNCTION, PASSIVE EMPTYING FUNCTION, FEATURE TRACKING, YOUNG-ADULTS, TASK-FORCE, MR, FIBRILLATION, QUANTIFICATION, FIBROSIS, CHILDREN
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background The maximum left atrial volume index is the most widely used metric for assessing the left atrium in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy; however, it may be normal in the early phases of the disease.