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Systolic time intervals: a review of the method in the non-invasive investigation of cardiac function in health, disease and clinical pharmacology.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6353394     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Measurement of systolic time intervals is a valuable, non-invasive procedure to assess left ventricular performance, particularly when influenced by drugs. In this review, we discuss various factors affecting systolic time intervals, the therapeutic implications of the technique and its place among other non-invasive tests of cardiac function.
Authors:
S Hassan; P Turner
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Postgraduate medical journal     Volume:  59     ISSN:  0032-5473     ISO Abbreviation:  Postgrad Med J     Publication Date:  1983 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1983-11-23     Completed Date:  1983-11-23     Revised Date:  2010-09-13    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0234135     Medline TA:  Postgrad Med J     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  423-34     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Aged
Child
Child, Preschool
Female
Heart / drug effects,  physiopathology
Heart Function Tests / methods*
Heart Rate
Humans
Infant
Infant, Newborn
Male
Middle Aged
Myocardial Contraction* / drug effects
Pregnancy
Systole* / drug effects
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