Effect of cardiac resynchronization therapy on left ventricular diastolic filling pattern in responder and nonresponder patients


Agacdiken A., Vural A., Ural D., Sahin T., Kozdag G., Kahraman G. , ...More

PACE-PACING AND CLINICAL ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, vol.28, no.7, pp.654-660, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1540-8159.2005.00152.x
  • Title of Journal : PACE-PACING AND CLINICAL ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.654-660
  • Keywords: cardiac resynchronization, diastolic function, filling pattern, PULSED WAVE DOPPLER, HEART-FAILURE, DILATED CARDIOMYOPATHY, ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY, STIMULATION

Abstract

Background: The aim of this study was to investigate the short-and long-term effects of cardiac resynchronization therapy(CRT) on left ventricular(LV) diastolic filling pattern and the relation between the diastolic filling pattern and the response to CRT.