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Vol 79, No 11 (2021)
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From left atrial pressures to left atrial strain: The importance of diastolic dysfunction in patients with atrial fibrillation

Luca Longobardo12, Concetta Zito1, Scipione Carerj1
DOI: 10.33963/KP.a2021.0145
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Pubmed: 34729737
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Kardiol Pol 2021;79(11):1193-1194.
Affiliations
  1. Section of Cardiology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Messina, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria ‘Policlinico G. Martino’ and Università degli Studi di Messina, Messina, Italy
  2. Section of Cardiology, Presidio Ospedaliero Piemonte, IRCCS Bonino-Puejo, Viale Europa, Messina, Italy

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Vol 79, No 11 (2021)
Editorial
Published online: 2021-11-02

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Title

From left atrial pressures to left atrial strain: The importance of diastolic dysfunction in patients with atrial fibrillation

Journal

Kardiologia Polska (Polish Heart Journal)

Issue

Vol 79, No 11 (2021)

Article type

Editorial

Pages

1193-1194

Published online

2021-11-02

DOI

10.33963/KP.a2021.0145

Pubmed

34729737

Bibliographic record

Kardiol Pol 2021;79(11):1193-1194.

Authors

Luca Longobardo
Concetta Zito
Scipione Carerj

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