Global myocardial function is compromised in infants with pulmonary hypertension

Arvind Sehgal, Sam Athikarisamy, Maria Adamopoulos

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

17 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn is a serious clinical entity with significant mortality and long-term morbidity. The objective was to study the profile of myocardial function, especially diastolic function, in term infants with pulmonary hypertension treated with nitric oxide.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)410 - 413
Number of pages4
JournalActa Paediatrica
Volume101
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012

Cite this