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Q10

Which of the following is not true of the myocardial performance index as calculated by echocardiography?


A. It is independent of ventricular shape

B. Can be used for both right and left ventricular assessment

C. It is a combined measure of both systolic and diastolic function

D. A higher index means better function

Category:

LV function

Author: Atif Qasim, MD FASE
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