Right ventricular function and its relationship with grade of hepatosteatosis in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease


Bekler A., GAZİ E., Erbag G., Binnetoglu E., BARUTÇU A., Sen H., ...More

CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA, vol.26, no.3, pp.109-113, 2015 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5830/cvja-2014-068
  • Journal Name: CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.109-113

Abstract

Objective: This study was designed to assess right ventricular systolic and diastolic function and its relationship with grade of hepatosteatosis (HS) in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) patients using conventional and tissue Doppler echocardiography.