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Comparison of left ventricular function assessment between echocardiography and MRI in Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Buddhe S, Lewin M, Olson A, Ferguson M, Soriano BD. Comparison of left ventricular function assessment between echocardiography and MRI in Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Pediatric radiology 2016;46:1399-408   Abstract BACKGROUND: Cardiomyopathy in Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is associated with death in approximately 40% of patients. Echocardiography is routinely used to assess left ventricular (LV) function; […]