Jen-Li Looi

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INTRODUCTION In functional mitral regurgitation (FMR), effective regurgitant orifice area (EROA) displays a dynamic pattern. The impact of dynamic changes of annulus dysfunction and leaflets tenting on phasic EROA was explored with real-time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography (RT3D-TEE). METHODS RT3D-TEE was performed in 52 FMR patients(More)
Dr Looi acknowledges support from the Overseas Fellowship Award from the National Heart Foundation New Zea-land. All other authors have reported that they have no relationships relevant to the contents of this paper to disclose. A 69-year-old woman with mitral valve prolapse presented with 2-day history of fever, painful, red right eye, and decreased(More)
INTRODUCTION Dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Contrast-enhanced cardiac MRI (CE-CMR) can detect potentially prognostic myocardial fibrosis in DCM. We investigated the role of CE-CMR in New Zealand patients with DCM, both Maori and non-Maori, including the characteristics and prognostic importance of(More)
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