Record number :
1880652
Title of article :
Left ventricular systolic dysfunction diastolic filling characteristics and exercise cardiac reserve in mitral stenosis
Author/Authors :
Choi، نويسنده , , Byung-il William and Bacharach، نويسنده , , Stephen L. and Barbour، نويسنده , , Deborah J. and Leon، نويسنده , , Martin B. and McCarthy، نويسنده , , Kevin E. and Bonow، نويسنده , , Robert O.، نويسنده ,
Issue Information :
روزنامه با شماره پیاپی سال 1995
Pages :
4
From page :
526
To page :
529
Abstract :
In summary, our data indicate that a significant number of patients with severe MS have LV systolic dysfunction. This results, at least in part, from diastolic flow reduction caused by the tight mitral valve and possibly by the poorly compliant LV posterior wall, which reduces LV end-diastolic volume. Although ejection fraction increases with exercise, LV filling is further compromised by the shorter diastolic periods at higher heart rates, resulting in a severe reduction in LV end-diastolic and stroke volumes, and an attenuated increase or actual decrease in cardiac output.
Journal title :
American Journal of Cardiology
Journal title :
American Journal of Cardiology
Serial Year :
1995
Link To Document :
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