Role of Cardiovascular Ultrasound in the Evaluation of Obese Subjects

Abstract

Obesity represents a worldwide increasing health problem. Obesity, through complex and not fully understood pathogenetic mechanisms, induces different structural and functional changes of left heart chambers, right heart chambers, and arteries. Ultrasound techniques are the first choice for a comprehensive assessment of the cardiovascular adaptation to… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/2211-4122.143961

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@inproceedings{AntoniniCanterin2014RoleOC, title={Role of Cardiovascular Ultrasound in the Evaluation of Obese Subjects}, author={Francesco Antonini-Canterin and Marco Pellegrinet and Ricarda Marinigh and Giuseppe Favretto}, booktitle={Journal of cardiovascular echography}, year={2014} }