Aurelio Pinheiro

1Ramanjit Kaur
1Ashok Kondur
1Deepti Bhandare
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  • Luis Afonso, Ashok Kondur, Mengistu Simegn, Ashutosh Niraj, Pawan Hari, Ramanjit Kaur +7 others
  • 2012
OBJECTIVE This study was designed to examine the utility of two-dimensional strain (2DS) or speckle tracking imaging to typify functional adaptations of the left ventricle in variant forms of left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH). DESIGN Cross-sectional study. SETTING Urban tertiary care academic medical centres. PARTICIPANTS A total of 129 subjects, 56(More)
The American Heart Association has recommended a 12-element questionnaire for pre-participation screening of athletes (before they take on athletic activities), in order to reduce and hopefully prevent sudden cardiac death in young athletes. This screening procedure is widely used throughout the United States, but its efficacy for discriminating Normal from(More)
OBJECTIVES To quantify resting myocardial blood flow (MBF) in the left ventricular (LV) wall of HCM patients and to determine the relationship to important parameters of disease: LV wall thickness, late gadolinium enhancement (LGE), T2-signal abnormalities (dark and bright signal), LV outflow tract obstruction and age. MATERIALS AND METHODS Seventy(More)
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