Echocardiography During Reversible Ischemia in Animal Models

  • Natesa G. Pandian
Part of the Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine book series (DICM, volume 80)


In recent years, advances in echocardiographic techniques have made echocardiography an ideal method to study the effects of myocardial ischemia on myocardial structure and function. This chapter reviews the observations made by the use of M-mode echocardiography, two-dimensional echocardiographic imaging, and Doppler echocardiography in the study of the left ventricle during transient or acute myocardial ischemia in animal investigations.


Mitral Regurgitation Coronary Stenosis Aortic Flow Left Ventricular Myocardium Transient Ischemia 
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