Left ventricular systolic and diastolic function in hyperthyroidism.

@article{Friedman1982LeftVS,
  title={Left ventricular systolic and diastolic function in hyperthyroidism.},
  author={M. J. Friedman and Robert D. Okada and Gordon A Ewy and D J Hellman},
  journal={American heart journal},
  year={1982},
  volume={104 6},
  pages={1303-8}
}
In order to assess the effect of hyperthyroidism on systolic and diastolic function of the left ventricle, M-mode echocardiograms and systolic time intervals were obtained in 13 patients while they were clinically hyperthyroid and again when they were euthyroid following radioactive iodine therapy. Echocardiographic tracings of the septum and left… CONTINUE READING