Coronary-specific quantification of myocardial deformation by strain echocardiography may disclose the culprit vessel in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome

Eur Heart J Open

25 Agosto Ago 2022 one month ago
  • Fusini L, Baggiano A, Pontone G.

To compare the diagnostic accuracy of speckle tracking echocardiography technique using territorial longitudinal strain (TLS) for the detection of culprit vessel vs. vessel-specific wall motion score index (WMSI) in non-ST-segment elevation-acute coronary syndrome (NSTE-ACS) patients scheduled for invasive coronary angiography (ICA).

Reference: Coronary-specific quantification of myocardial deformation by strain echocardiography may disclose the culprit vessel in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome. Guaricci AI, Chiarello G, Gherbesi E, Fusini L, Soldato N, Siena P, Ursi R, Ruggieri R, Guglielmo M, Muscogiuri G, Baggiano A, Rabbat MG, Memeo R, Lepera M, Favale S, Pontone G. Eur Heart J Open. 2022 Feb 25;2(2):oeac010.

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