Monitoring the response to treatment of acute heart failure patients by ultrasonographic inferior vena cava collapsibility index


Yavasi O. , Unluer E. E. , Kayayurt K., Ekinci S., Saglam C., Surum N., ...Daha Fazla

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, cilt.32, ss.403-407, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 32 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ajem.2013.12.046
  • Dergi Adı: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.403-407

Özet

Objective: Our aim was to determine if N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) or sonographic measurements of inferior vena caval (IVC) diameters and collapsibility index (IVC-CI) have a role in the monitoring of acute heart failure (AHF) therapy.