Aldo Celentano

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BACKGROUND It is unclear whether impairment of left ventricular (LV) diastolic characteristics is independent of systolic dysfunction. METHODS AND RESULTS To address this issue, 159 consecutive hypertensive patients (44+/-11 years, 78 obese, 96 women) and 165 normotensive subjects (32+/-11 years, 84 obese, 110 women) were studied with the use of Doppler(More)
This editorial refers to 'Echocardiographic and functional cardiopulmonary problems 6 months after first-time pulmonary embolism in previously healthy patients' by B.G. Stevinson et al., on page 2517 Acute pulmonary embolism (PE) is a syndrome with a significant annual incidence, potentially associated with an elevated morality rate. 1 Patients presenting(More)
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