Can we use CT pulmonary angiography as an alternative to echocardiography in determining right ventricular dysfunction and its severity in patients with acute pulmonary thromboembolism?


ÇOK G. , TAŞBAKAN M. S. , CEYLAN N. , BAYRAKTAROĞLU S. , DUMAN S.

JAPANESE JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, cilt.31, ss.172-178, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 31 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s11604-012-0164-6
  • Dergi Adı: JAPANESE JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.172-178

Özet

Our aim was to investigate the role of computed tomography pulmonary angiography (CTPA) in the diagnosis of right ventricular dysfunction (RVD) and massive pulmonary thromboembolism (PTE).