Pulmonary Congestion During Exercise Stress Echocardiography in Ischemic and Heart Failure Patients
Circ Cardiovasc Imaging
Lung ultrasound detects pulmonary congestion as B-lines at rest, and more frequently, during exercise stress echocardiography (ESE).
Reference: Pulmonary Congestion During Exercise Stress Echocardiography in Ischemic and Heart Failure Patients. Merli E, Ciampi Q, Scali MC, Zagatina A, Merlo PM, Arbucci R, Daros CB, de Castro E Silva Pretto JL, Amor M, Salamè MF, Mosto H, Morrone D, D'Andrea A, Reisenhofer B, Rodriguez-Zanella H, Wierzbowska-Drabik K, Kasprzak JD, Agoston G, Varga A, Lowenstein J, Dodi C, Cortigiani L, Simova I, Samardjieva M, Citro R, Celutkiene J, Re F, Monte I, Gligorova S, Antonini-Canterin F, Pepi M, Carpeggiani C, Pellikka PA, Picano E; Stress Echo 2020 and 2030 study group of the Italian Society of Echocardiography and Cardiovascular Imaging (SIECVI). Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2022 May;15(5):e013558.