01 January 2015

Doppler estimation of systolic pulmonary artery pressure using two-dimensional echocardiography

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Doppler estimation of systolic pulmonary artery pressure using two-dimensional echocardiography. The peak tricuspid regurgitation (TR) velocity of 4.80 m/s equates to a systolic PAP of 92 mmHg (plus right atrial pressure), indicating severe pulmonary hypertension.

 

Additional keywords: echocardiography,meanPAP,pulmonary artery,pressure,doppler

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