Aortic Elastic Properties and Myocardial Performance Index Are Impaired in Patients with Lichen Planus

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OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to investigate the elastic properties of the aorta and the myocardial performance index of the left ventricle (LV) in patients with lichen planus (LP). SUBJECTS AND METHODS A total of 54 patients with LP and 50 controls were enrolled in the study. The 2 groups were well-matched regarding age, gender, body mass index… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000443478

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@inproceedings{Koseoglu2016AorticEP, title={Aortic Elastic Properties and Myocardial Performance Index Are Impaired in Patients with Lichen Planus}, author={Cemal Koseoglu and Mehmet Erdogan and A. G. Ertem and Gokalp Koseoglu and Gulsen Akoglu and A. Aktas and Esra Benli Ozdemir and Ozge Kurmuş and Tahir Durmaz and Turgut Keleş and Erol R{\"u}şt{\"u} Bozkurt}, booktitle={Medical principles and practice : international journal of the Kuwait University, Health Science Centre}, year={2016} }