Diagnosis and Management of Right Ventricular Infarction

  • D. El Allaf
  • L. Crochelet
  • L. Pierard
  • P. Lempereur
  • C. Marchal
  • D. Raets
  • J. Carlier
  • P. Rigo
  • H. Kulbertus
Conference paper
Part of the Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine book series (UICM, volume 1)


In the setting of acute myocardial infarction, the evaluation of right ventricular function (RVF), has gained significant attention since the description of the right ventricular infarction (RVI) syndrome, in 1974 [1].


Tricuspid Regurgitation Right Ventricular Function Ventricular Infarction Acute Inferior Myocardial Infarction Ventricule Droit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. El Allaf
  • L. Crochelet
  • L. Pierard
  • P. Lempereur
  • C. Marchal
  • D. Raets
  • J. Carlier
  • P. Rigo
  • H. Kulbertus

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