Exaggerated Interventricular Dependence Among Patients With Pectus Excavatum: Combined Assessment With Cardiac MRI and Chest CT.

@article{Deviggiano2017ExaggeratedID,
  title={Exaggerated Interventricular Dependence Among Patients With Pectus Excavatum: Combined Assessment With Cardiac MRI and Chest CT.},
  author={Alejandro Deviggiano and Javier Vallejos and Natalia Vina and marCeLo mart{\'I}neZ-Ferro and Gaston Bellia-Munzon and Patricia Marina Carrascosa and Gast{\'o}n A. Rodr{\'i}guez-Granillo},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={2017},
  volume={208 4},
  pages={854-861}
}
OBJECTIVE We sought to explore whether patients with pectus excavatum have exaggerated interventricular dependence and to evaluate the impact of the malformation severity (assessed on CT) on both anatomic and functional cardiac parameters (assessed on cardiac MRI). SUBJECTS AND METHODS The current study involved consecutive patients with a diagnosis of… CONTINUE READING