Right ventricular involvement in patients with coronary artery disease.

@article{Rambihar2010RightVI,
  title={Right ventricular involvement in patients with coronary artery disease.},
  author={Sherryn P Rambihar and Hisham Dokainish},
  journal={Current opinion in cardiology},
  year={2010},
  volume={25 5},
  pages={456-63}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW RV involvement in coronary artery disease (CAD) includes isolated infarction and involvement in left ventricular infarction. Right ventricular involvement with left ventricular infarction has unique clinical signs and symptoms, requires different management, and has worse prognosis than left ventricular infarcts without right ventricular involvement. Although the right ventricle (RV) is geometrically complex, advances in echocardiography, nuclear imaging, computed tomography… CONTINUE READING