Objective and subjective analysis of left ventricular angiograms.

@article{Chaitman1975ObjectiveAS,
  title={Objective and subjective analysis of left ventricular angiograms.},
  author={Bernard R. Chaitman and H Demots and Jaymee D Bristow and J. R{\"o}sch and Shahbudin H. Rahimtoola},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={1975},
  volume={52 3},
  pages={420-5}
}
In order to determine the reproducibility of analyses of left ventriculograms, 35 cineangiograms were evaluated by four observers, two using standard quantitative techniques to determine ventricular volumes and a newly devised quantitative system to evaluate wall motion and two others using only visual inspection of the angiograms. Objective analysis repeated by the same observer correlated well for end-diastolic and end-systolic volumes and ejection fraction (r = .98, .99, respectively) and… CONTINUE READING

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