Evaluating functional capacity, and mortality effects in the presence of atrial electromechanical conduction delay in patients with systolic heart failure


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BILGIN M., Yildiz B. S. , TULUCE K., GUL I., ALKAN M. B. , SAYIN A., ...More

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.16, no.8, pp.579-586, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/anatoljcardiol.2015.6445
  • Title of Journal : ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.579-586

Abstract

Objective: Atrial functions are relatively suppressed in heart failure (HF). We aimed to investigate the associations of intra-and inter-atrial electromechanical conduction delay (EMCD) with functional class and mortality over a 12-month follow-up period.