Clin Res Cardiol (2017) 106:734–742 DOI 10.1007/s00392-017-1117-y ORIGINAL PAPER Preoperative right ventricular dysfunction is a strong predictor of 3 years survival after cardiac surgery 1 1 2 1 • • • • Je ´ro ˆ me Peyrou Christophe Chauvel Atul Pathak Marc Simon 1 1 Patrick Dehant Eric Abergel Received: 22 January 2017 / Accepted: 11 April 2017 / Published online: 13 April 2017 Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2017 Abstract multivariate analysis, RVFAC, S,dP/dt and IVA were Background Prognostic value of right ventricular (RV) signiﬁcantly associated to 3-years overall mortality what- systolic function is well established in valvular disease, ever the EuroSCORE. Abnormal RVFAC, S , IVA and heart failure but has not been evaluated in patients under- BLS were associated to cardiovascular mortality. going cardiac surgery. Conclusions The presence of RV dysfunction before car- Objectives The aim of the present study was to evaluate diac surgery assessed by echo signiﬁcantly predicts post- the prognostic value of preoperative RV dysfunction operative mortality, and this is true whatever the extensively evaluated on the basis of a large set of EuroSCORE level. This result demonstrates the need of echocardiographic parameters [S , RV fractional area adding the assessment of echographic RV function
Zeitschrift für Kardiologie – Springer Journals
Published: Apr 13, 2017
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