Prognostic Implications of Left Ventricular Dyssynchrony for Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events in Asymptomatic Women and Men: The Multi‐Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
Sharma, Ravi K.
Rosen, Boaz D.
Wu, Colin O.
Bluemke, David A.
Lima, João A. C.
- Publisher: Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Journal of the American Heart Association: Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease,
cardiovascular events | Heart Failure | left ventricular dyssynchrony | cardiac magnetic resonance imaging | Original Research | prognosis
Background Left ventricular (LV) dyssynchrony is related to adverse outcomes in systolic heart failure, but its prognostic importance in asymptomatic population is not known. Our objective was to assess the prognostic implications of LV mechanical dyssynchrony in a larg...