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Renin-angiotensin system (RAS) inhibitors are likely to reduce the development of atrial fibrillation by preventing atrial fibrosis. Strain rate (SR) imaging is a novel echocardiographic technique to(More)
UNLABELLED Despite widespread use of implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs), their cost and the fact that only a certain group of patients fully benefits from the devices require appropriate(More)
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to examine whether left atrial (LA) strain and synchrony can be assessed using three-dimensional (3D) speckle-tracking echocardiography (STE) and how 3D STE(More)