Cardiac Computed Tomography versus Echocardiography in the Assessment of Stenotic Rheumatic Mitral Valve


Aksu H. U. , Gorgulu S., Diker M., Celik O., Aksu H., Ozturk D., et al.

ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY-A JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ULTRASOUND AND ALLIED TECHNIQUES, cilt.33, ss.346-352, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 33 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/echo.13076
  • Dergi Adı: ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY-A JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ULTRASOUND AND ALLIED TECHNIQUES
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.346-352

Özet

PurposeThere are different clinical cardiac applications of dual source computed tomography (DSCT). Here, we aimed to compare the DSCT with the transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) for evaluating the Wilkins score and planimetric mitral valve area (MVA) of a rheumatic stenotic mitral valve.