Modified myocardial performance index for evaluation of fetal cardiac function in pre-eclampsia.

@article{Api2009ModifiedMP,
  title={Modified myocardial performance index for evaluation of fetal cardiac function in pre-eclampsia.},
  author={Oluş Api and Muge Balcin Emeksiz and Murat Api and Vedat Uğurel and Orhan Unal},
  journal={Ultrasound in obstetrics & gynecology : the official journal of the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology},
  year={2009},
  volume={33 1},
  pages={51-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess cardiac function by means of the modified myocardial performance index (Mod-MPI) in fetuses of pre-eclamptic mothers without intrauterine growth restriction and to compare this with values from normal controls. METHODS A cross-sectional study was conducted including a total of 72 fetuses at between 26 and 40 weeks' gestation. Forty… CONTINUE READING