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2007

Safety of Percutaneous Dilatational Tracheostomy With Direct Bronchoscopic Guidance for Solid Organ Allograft Recipients

Waller, E. A., Aduen, J. F., Kramer, D. J., Alvarez, F., Heckman, M. G., Crook, J., Pajaro, O. E., McBride, L. R. & Keller, C. A., Dec 1 2007, In : Mayo Clinic Proceedings. 82, 12, p. 1502-1508 7 p.

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4 Scopus citations

The use of self-expandable plastic stents for non-malignant esophago-pleural fistulas

Al-Haddad, M., Craig, C. A., Odell, J., Pajaro, O. & Wallace, M. B., Dec 1 2007, In : Diseases of the Esophagus. 20, 6, p. 538-541 4 p.

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9 Scopus citations
2006

Cardiac Syndrome X and Endothelial Dysfunction: New Concepts in Prognosis and Treatment

Hurst, T., Olson, T. H., Olson, L. E. & Appleton, C. P., Jul 1 2006, In : American Journal of Medicine. 119, 7, p. 560-566 7 p.

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71 Scopus citations

Effect of Losartan and Hydrochlorothiazide on Exercise Tolerance in Exertional Hypertension and Left Ventricular Diastolic Dysfunction

Little, W. C., Zile, M. R., Klein, A., Appleton, C. P., Kitzman, D. W. & Wesley-Farrington, D. J., Aug 1 2006, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 98, 3, p. 383-385 3 p.

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37 Scopus citations
2005

Doppler tissue imaging during supine and upright exercise in healthy adults

Reuss, C. S., Moreno, C. A., Appleton, C. P. & Lester, S. J., Dec 1 2005, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 18, 12, p. 1343-1348 6 p.

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11 Scopus citations

Echocardiographic predictors of morbidity and mortality in patients with advanced heart failure: The Beta-blocker Evaluation of Survival Trial (BEST)

Grayburn, P. A., Appleton, C. P., Demaria, A. N., Greenberg, B., Lowes, B., Oh, J., Plehn, J. F., Rahko, P., St. John Sutton, M. & Eichhorn, E. J., Apr 1 2005, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 45, 7, p. 1064-1071 8 p.

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130 Scopus citations

Report of the ISHLT Working Group on Primary Lung Graft Dysfunction part III: Donor-related risk factors and markers

De Perrot, M., Bonser, R. S., Dark, J., Kelly, R. F., McGiffin, D., Menza, R., Pajaro, O., Schueler, S. & Verleden, G. M., Oct 1 2005, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 24, 10, p. 1460-1467 8 p.

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95 Scopus citations

Small-bowel diaphragm disease: Seven surgical cases

Kelly, M. E., McMahon, L. E., Jaroszewski, D. E., Yousfi, M. M., De Petris, G. & Swain, J. M., Dec 1 2005, In : Archives of Surgery. 140, 12, p. 1162-1166 5 p.

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36 Scopus citations

The Doppler myocardial performance index during low-dose dobutamine echocardiography predicts mortality and left ventricular dilation after a first acute myocardial infarction

Nørager, B., Husic, M., Møller, J. E., Pellikka, P. A., Appleton, C. P. & Egstrup, K., Sep 1 2005, In : American Heart Journal. 150, 3, p. 522-529 8 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Usefulness of left atrial volume in predicting first congestive heart failure in patients <65 years of age with well-preserved left ventricular systolic function

Takemoto, Y., Barnes, M. E., Seward, J. B., Lester, S. J., Appleton, C. A., Gersh, B. J., Bailey, K. R. & Tsang, T. S. M., Sep 15 2005, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 96, 6, p. 832-836 5 p.

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222 Scopus citations
2004

Case studies: Neurological complications after coronary artery bypass graft surgery

Jaroszewski, D. E. & Restrepo, L., Jun 2004, In : Seminars in Cerebrovascular Diseases and Stroke. 4, 2 SPEC. ISS., p. 126-128 3 p.

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Cognitive dysfunction after coronary artery bypass graft surgery

Jaroszewski, D. E. & Restrepo, L., Jun 2004, In : Seminars in Cerebrovascular Diseases and Stroke. 4, 2 SPEC. ISS., p. 109-116 8 p.

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Diaphragm disease after use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents: First report of diagnosis with capsule endoscopy

Yousfi, M. M., De Petris, G., Leighton, J. A., Sharma, V. K., Pockaj, B. A., Jaroszewski, D. E., Heigh, R. I., Ramzan, N. N. & Fleischer, D. E., Sep 1 2004, In : Journal of clinical gastroenterology. 38, 8, p. 686-691 6 p.

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49 Scopus citations

Noninvasive assessment of right atrial pressure using Doppler tissue imaging

Abbas, A., Lester, S., Moreno, F. C., Srivathsan, K., Fortuin, D. & Appleton, C., Nov 1 2004, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 17, 11, p. 1155-1160 6 p.

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29 Scopus citations
2003

A simple method for noninvasive estimation of pulmonary vascular resistance

Abbas, A. E., Fortuin, F. D., Schiller, N. B., Appleton, C. P., Moreno, C. A. & Lester, S. J., Mar 19 2003, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 41, 6, p. 1021-1027 7 p.

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402 Scopus citations

Coccidioidal pericarditis: Implications of surgical treatment in the elderly

Visbal, A. L., DeValeria, P. A., Blair, J. E., Zarka, M. A. & Lanza, L. A., Apr 1 2003, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 75, 4, p. 1328-1330 3 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Echocardiographic determination of mean pulmonary artery pressure

Abbas, A. E., Fortuin, F. D., Schiller, N. B., Appleton, C. P., Moreno, C. A. & Lester, S. J., Dec 1 2003, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 92, 11, p. 1373-1376 4 p.

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64 Scopus citations

Impact of early changes in left ventricular filling pattern on long-term outcome after acute myocardial infarction

Møller, J. E., Poulsen, S. H., Søndergaard, E., Seward, J. B., Appleton, C. P. & Egstrup, K., Jun 2003, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 89, 2-3, p. 207-215 9 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy for Pheochromocytoma

Jaroszewski, D. E., Tessier, D. J., Schlinkert, R. T., Grant, C. S., Thompson, G. B., Van Heerden, J. A., Farley, D. R., Smith, S. L. & Hinder, R. A., Dec 2003, In : Mayo Clinic proceedings. 78, 12, p. 1501-1504 4 p.

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58 Scopus citations

Low-dose oral amiodarone prophylaxis reduces atrial fibrillation after pulmonary resection

Lanza, L. A., Visbal, A. I., DeValeria, P. A., Zinsmeister, A. R., Diehl, N. N., Trastek, V. F., Kohman, L. J. & Weder, W., Jan 1 2003, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 75, 1, p. 223-230 8 p.

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54 Scopus citations

Myocardial Contractile Reserve by Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography Predicts Improvement in Ejection Fraction with β-Blockade in Patients with Heart Failure: The β-Blocker Evaluation of Survival Trial (BEST)

Eichhorn, E. J., Grayburn, P. A., Mayer, S. A., Sutton, M. S. J., Appleton, C., Plehn, J., Oh, J., Greenberg, B., DeMaria, A., Frantz, R. & Krause-Steinrauf, H., Nov 11 2003, In : Circulation. 108, 19, p. 2336-2341 6 p.

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57 Scopus citations

Pneumopericardium and pneumothorax contralateral to venous access site after permanent pacemaker implantation

Srivathsan, K., Byrne, R. A., Appleton, C. P. & Scott, L. R. P., Oct 1 2003, In : Europace. 5, 4, p. 361-363 3 p.

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23 Scopus citations
2002

Generalized tetany: An unusual complication during dobutamine stress echocardiography

Abbas, A. E., Loftis, R., Lester, S. J., Crawford, M. B. & Appleton, C. P., Nov 1 2002, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 15, 11, p. 1414-1416 3 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Giant left atrial myxoma presenting with mitral valve obstruction

Lanza, L. A., Visbal, A. L., DeValeria, P. A. & Trastek, V. F., May 2 2002, In : Texas Heart Institute Journal. 29, 1, p. 64-65 2 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Indirect allorecognition can play an important role in the development of transplant arteriosclerosis

Ensminger, S. M., Spriewald, B. M., Witzke, O., Pajaro, O. E., Yacoub, M. H., Morris, P. J., Rose, M. L. & Wood, K. J., Jan 27 2002, In : Transplantation. 73, 2, p. 279-286 8 p.

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41 Scopus citations

Kinetics of transplant arteriosclerosis in MHC-class I mismatched and fully allogeneic mouse aortic allografts

Ensminger, S. M., Spriewald, B. M., Witzke, O., Morrison, K., Pajaro, O. E., Morris, P. J., Rose, M. L. & Wood, K. J., Apr 15 2002, In : Transplantation. 73, 7, p. 1068-1074 7 p.

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27 Scopus citations

Left ventricular diastolic dysfunction as a predictor of the first diagnosed nonvalvular atrial fibrillation in 840 elderly men and women

Tsang, T. S. M., Gersh, B. J., Appleton, C. P., Tajik, A. J., Barnes, M. E., Bailey, K. R., Oh, J. K., Leibson, C., Montgomery, S. C. & Seward, J. B., Nov 6 2002, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 40, 9, p. 1636-1644 9 p.

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446 Scopus citations

Pulmonary venous pressure: Relationship to pulmonary artery, pulmonary wedge, and left atrial pressure in normal, lightly sedated dogs

Chaliki, H. P., Hurrell, D. G., Nishimura, R. A., Reinke, R. A. & Appleton, C. P., Jul 8 2002, In : Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions. 56, 3, p. 432-438 7 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Superior mesenteric artery-to-renal artery bypass: A rare but useful alternative for renal artery revascularization

Jaroszewski, D. E., Fowl, R. J. & Stone, W. M., Jan 1 2002, In : Annals of Vascular Surgery. 16, 2, p. 235-238 4 p.

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1 Scopus citations
2001

Color M-mode and pulsed wave tissue Doppler echocardiography: Powerful predictors of cardiac events after first myocardial infarction

Moller, J. E., Sondergaard, E., Poulsen, S. H., Seward, J. B., Appleton, C. P. & Egstrup, K., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 14, 8, p. 757-763 7 p.

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51 Scopus citations

Concept, development, administration, and analysis of a certifying examination in echocardiography for physicians

Weyman, A. E., Butler, A., Subhiyah, R., Appleton, C., Geiser, E., Goldstein, S. A., King, M. E., Kaul, S., Labovitz, A., Picard, M., Ryan, T. & Shanewise, J., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 14, 2, p. 158-168 11 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Serial Doppler echocardiographic assessment of left and right ventricular performance after a first myocardial infarction

Moller, J. E., Sondergaard, E., Poulsen, S. H., Appleton, C. P. & Egstrup, K., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 14, 4, p. 249-255 7 p.

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66 Scopus citations

The clinical behavior of desmoplastic melanoma

Jaroszewski, D. E., Pockaj, B. A., DiCaudo, D. J. & Bite, U., Dec 1 2001, In : American journal of surgery. 182, 6, p. 590-595 6 p.

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99 Scopus citations
2000

Clinical utility of Doppler echocardiography and tissue Doppler imaging in the estimation of left ventricular filling pressures: A comparative simultaneous Doppler-catheterization study

Ommen, S. R., Nishimura, R. A., Appleton, C. P., Miller, F. A., Oh, J. K., Redfield, M. M. & Tajik, A. J., Oct 10 2000, In : Circulation. 102, 15, p. 1788-1794 7 p.

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2198 Scopus citations

Laparoscopic splenectomy for the treatment of gastric varices secondary to sinistral portal hypertension.

Jaroszewski, D. E., Schlinkert, R. T. & Gray, R. J., Jan 2000, In : Surgical endoscopy. 14, 1, 1 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Ratio of left ventricular peak E-wave velocity to flow propagation velocity assessed by color M-mode Doppler echocardiography in first myocardial infarction: Prognostic and clinical implications

Møller, J. E., Søndergaard, E., Seward, J. B., Appleton, C. P. & Egstrup, K., Mar 13 2000, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 35, 2, p. 363-370 8 p.

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126 Scopus citations

The echo-doppler evaluation of left ventricular diastolic function: A current perspective

Appleton, C. P., Firstenberg, M. S., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., Jan 1 2000, In : Cardiology clinics. 18, 3, p. 513-546 34 p.

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136 Scopus citations
1998

Age independence of the difference in duration of pulmonary venous atrial reversal flow and transmitral A-wave flow in normal subjects

Klein, A. L., Abdalla, I., Murray, R. D., Jar Chi Lee, C. L., Vandervoort, P., Thomas, J. D., Appleton, C. P. & Tajik, A. J., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 11, 5, p. 458-465 8 p.

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20 Scopus citations

Comparison of mitral inflow and superior vena cava Doppler velocities in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and constrictive pericarditis

Boonyaratavej, S., Oh, J. K., Tajik, A. J., Appleton, C. P. & Seward, J. B., Dec 1 1998, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 32, 7, p. 2043-2048 6 p.

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48 Scopus citations

Intrathymic administration of B cells induces prolonged survival of fully allogeneic cardiac grafts without prolonged deletion of donor-specific thymocytes

Niimi, M., Jones, N. D., Pajaro, O. B., Morris, P. J. & Wood, K. J., Sep 1998, In : Transplant Immunology. 6, 3, p. 177-181 5 p.

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13 Scopus citations
1997
222 Scopus citations

Doppler evaluation of left and right ventricular diastolic function: A technical guide for obtaining optimal flow velocity recordings

Appleton, C. P., Jensen, J. L., Hatle, L. K. & Oh, J. K., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 10, 3, p. 271-292 22 p.

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234 Scopus citations

Feasibility of obtaining pulmonary venous flow velocity in cardiac patients using transthoracic pulsed wave Doppler technique

Jensen, J. L., Williams, F. E., Beilby, B. J., Johnson, B. L., Miller, L. K., Ginter, T. L., Tomaselli-Martin, G. & Appleton, C. P., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 10, 1, p. 60-66 7 p.

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52 Scopus citations
105 Scopus citations

Preload reduction to unmask the characteristic Doppler features of constrictive pericarditis: A new observation

Oh, J. K., Jamil Tajik, A., Appleton, C. P., Hatle, L. K., Nishimura, R. A. & Seward, J. B., Jan 1 1997, In : Circulation. 95, 4, p. 796-799 4 p.

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66 Scopus citations

The noninvasive assessment of left ventricular diastolic function with two-dimensional and doppler echocardiography

Oh, J. K., Appleton, C. P., Hatle, L. K., Nishimura, R. A., Seward, J. B. & Tajik, A. J., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 10, 3, p. 246-270 25 p.

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527 Scopus citations

Utility of preload alteration in assessment of left ventricular filling pressure by Doppler echocardiography: A simultaneous catheterization and Doppler echocardiographic study

Hurrell, D. G., Nishimura, R. A., Ilstrup, D. M. & Appleton, C. P., Aug 1 1997, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 30, 2, p. 459-467 9 p.

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185 Scopus citations
1996

Adjusted-dose warfarin versus low-intensity, fixed-dose warfarin plus aspirin for high-risk patients with atrial fibrillation: Stroke prevention in Atrial Fibrillation III Randomised Clinical Trial

Blackshear, J. L., Baker, V. S., Rubino, F., Safford, R., Lane, G., Flipse, T., Malouf, J., Thompson, R., Webel, R., Flaker, G. C., Young, L., Hess, D., Friedman, G., Burger, R., McAnulty, J. H., Coull, B. M., Marchant, C., Timberg, J., Janzik, C., Giraud, G. & 141 others, Halperin, B., Kron, J., Wynn, M., Raitt, M., Anderson, D. C., Asinger, R. W., Newburg, S. M., Fifield, J., Bundlie, S. R., Koller, R. L., Tarrel, R. D., Dick, C., Haugland, J. M., Jorgensen, C. R., Leonard, A. D., Kanter, M. C., Solomon, D. H., Zabalgoitia, M., Mego, D., Carter, J. E., Boyd, S. Y., Boop, B. S., LaLonde, D., Modlin, R., Logan, W. R., Green, B. J., Hamilton, W. P., Mezei, L., Riggio, S., Feldman, G., Hayward, A., Strauss, R., Anderson, W., Grover, J., McKenzie, M., Hart-McArthur, P., Gramberg, M., Houston, H., Halperin, J. L., Rothauf, E. B., Weinberger, J. M., Goldman, M. E., Laupacis, A., Chan, K. L., Bourque, P., Biggs, J., Ives, A., Feinberg, W. M., Kern, K. B., Pennock, G. D., Fenster, P. E., Huerta, B. J., Ohm, J., Dittrich, H. C., Kerridge, C., Keen, W., Swenson, M., Kopecky, S. L., Litin, S. C., Wiebers, D. O., Holland, A. E., Brown, R. D., Khandheria, B. K., Meissner, I., Tucker, K. R., Rothbart, R., Torelli, J., Schmidt, J., Murray, D., Ruzich, R. S., Loutfi, H., Appleton, C., Ingall, T., Carlson, L., Wilson, D., Dunn, M., Nolte, B., Edwards, C., Dick, A., Price, L. A., Janosik, D. L., Bjerregaard, P., Quattromani, A., Schiller, L., Labovitz, A., Burch, C., Parks, B. J., Thompson, D., Berarducci, L., Carey, S., Vigil, A., Falk, R., Battinelli, N., McNeil, M., Davidoff, R., Bernard, S., Bergethon, P., Fiori, L., Albers, G., Atwood, E., Clark, J., Tong, D., Yenari, M., Froelicker, V., Lutsep, H., Hock, N. H., Quaglietti, S., Kemp, S., Alpert, M. A., Rothrock, J. F., Hupp, C. H., Massey, C. V., Hamilton, W. J., Miller, V. T., Fox, J., Kronmal, R. A., McBride, R., Nasco, E., Pearce, L. A., Fletcher, K., Koehler, J., Hart, R. G., Sherman, D. G., Talbert, R. L., Heberling, P. A., Kajzer, C., Bovill, E., Geffken, D., Cornell, E., Nightingale, S., Blackshear, J. L., Halperin, J. L., Hart, R. G., McAnulty, J. H., McBride, R., Kelsy, S. P., Levy, D. E., Marsh, J. D., Welch, K. M. A., Marler, J. R. & Walker, M. D., Sep 7 1996, In : Lancet. 348, 9028, p. 633-638 6 p.

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1063 Scopus citations

Arbutamine vs. Exercise stress testing in patients with coronary artery disease: Evaluation by echocardiography and electrocardiography

Ginzton, L. E., Pool, P. E., Appleton, C., Mohiuddin, S., Robertson, W. S., Ismail, G. D., Bach, D. S. & Armstrong, W. F., Nov 15 1996, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 57, 1, p. 81-89 9 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Canadian consensus recommendations for the measurement and reporting of diastolic dysfunction by echocardiography: from the Investigators of Consensus on Diastolic Dysfunction by Echocardiography.

Rakowski, H., Appleton, C., Chan, K. L., Dumesnil, J. G., Honos, G., Jue, J., Koilpillai, C., Lepage, S., Martin, R. P., Mercier, L. A., O'Kelly, B., Prieur, T., Sanfilippo, A., Sasson, Z., Alvarez, N., Pruitt, R., Thompson, C. & Tomlinson, C., Jan 1 1996, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : official publication of the American Society of Echocardiography. 9, 5, p. 736-760 25 p.

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521 Scopus citations