Derliz Mereles

Summary

Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Large atrial thrombus formation after MitraClip implantation: is anticoagulation mandatory?
    Raffi Bekeredjian
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Heart Valve Dis 20:146-8. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Effects of the main green tea polyphenol epigallocatechin-3-gallate on cardiac involvement in patients with AL amyloidosis
    Derliz Mereles
    Department of Internal Medicine III, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 99:483-90. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Therapy effects of green tea in a patient with systemic light-chain amyloidosis
    Derliz Mereles
    Dept of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69121, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 97:341-4. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of inhaled iloprost during off-medication time in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Derliz Mereles
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respiration 74:498-502. 2007
  5. doi request reprint One year clinical efficacy and reverse cardiac remodelling in patients with severe mitral regurgitation and reduced ejection fraction after MitraClip implantation
    Sven T Pleger
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Cardiology, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, University of Heidelberg, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Heart Fail 15:919-27. 2013
  6. pmc Green tea halts progression of cardiac transthyretin amyloidosis: an observational report
    Arnt V Kristen
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology, and Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 101:805-13. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Primary pulmonary hypertension in children may have a different genetic background than in adults
    Ekkehard Grunig
    Department of Cardiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Pediatr Res 56:571-8. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary pulmonary hypertension may be a heterogeneous disease with a second locus on chromosome 2q31
    Matthias Rindermann
    Institute of Human Genetics, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:2237-44. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular mechanics assessed by two-dimensional echocardiography and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging: comparison of high-resolution speckle tracking and feature tracking
    Matthias Aurich
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg 69120, Germany
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging . 2016
  10. doi request reprint Acute safety and 30-day outcome after percutaneous edge-to-edge repair of mitral regurgitation in very high-risk patients
    Sven T Pleger
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 108:1478-82. 2011

Detail Information

Publications49

  1. ncbi request reprint Large atrial thrombus formation after MitraClip implantation: is anticoagulation mandatory?
    Raffi Bekeredjian
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Heart Valve Dis 20:146-8. 2011
    ..It is concluded that mandatory anticoagulation for at least one month should be considered in patients undergoing MitraClip implantation...
  2. doi request reprint Effects of the main green tea polyphenol epigallocatechin-3-gallate on cardiac involvement in patients with AL amyloidosis
    Derliz Mereles
    Department of Internal Medicine III, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 99:483-90. 2010
    ..This is a report of the cardiac effects of green tea consumption in these patients...
  3. doi request reprint Therapy effects of green tea in a patient with systemic light-chain amyloidosis
    Derliz Mereles
    Dept of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69121, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 97:341-4. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of inhaled iloprost during off-medication time in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Derliz Mereles
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respiration 74:498-502. 2007
    ..It is not known if during the night pause rebound pulmonary hypertension occurs. The aim of this study was to assess the hemodynamics in iloprost-treated patients during the daytime and at night...
  5. doi request reprint One year clinical efficacy and reverse cardiac remodelling in patients with severe mitral regurgitation and reduced ejection fraction after MitraClip implantation
    Sven T Pleger
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Cardiology, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, University of Heidelberg, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Heart Fail 15:919-27. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate 1 year clinical and functional efficacy of percutaneous mitral valve (MV) repair using MitraClip in high-risk surgical patients with symptomatic severe MV regurgitation (MR) and reduced LVEF...
  6. pmc Green tea halts progression of cardiac transthyretin amyloidosis: an observational report
    Arnt V Kristen
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology, and Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 101:805-13. 2012
    ..Thus, it might also halt progression of TTR amyloidosis. This is a single-center observational report on the effects of GT consumption in patients with ATTR cardiomopathy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Primary pulmonary hypertension in children may have a different genetic background than in adults
    Ekkehard Grunig
    Department of Cardiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Pediatr Res 56:571-8. 2004
    ..PPH in children may have a different genetic background than in adults. We postulate a recessive mode of inheritance in a proportion of infantile cases...
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary pulmonary hypertension may be a heterogeneous disease with a second locus on chromosome 2q31
    Matthias Rindermann
    Institute of Human Genetics, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:2237-44. 2003
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular mechanics assessed by two-dimensional echocardiography and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging: comparison of high-resolution speckle tracking and feature tracking
    Matthias Aurich
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg 69120, Germany
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging . 2016
    ..We aimed to evaluate different methods for quantification of LV strain on global and regional levels with a focus on the new non-proprietary feature tracking (FT) algorithm...
  10. doi request reprint Acute safety and 30-day outcome after percutaneous edge-to-edge repair of mitral regurgitation in very high-risk patients
    Sven T Pleger
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 108:1478-82. 2011
    ..At 1-month follow-up most patients showed persistent improvement in mitral regurgitation and a clinical benefit...
  11. doi request reprint Anterior Aortic Plane Systolic Excursion: A Novel Indicator of Transplant-Free Survival in Systemic Light-Chain Amyloidosis
    Marco M Ochs
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 29:1188-1196. 2016
    ..Anterior aortic plane systolic excursion (AAPSE) was evaluated in the present pilot study as a novel echocardiographic indicator of transplant-free survival in patients with systemic light-chain amyloidosis...
  12. doi request reprint Biomarker changes after strenuous exercise can mimic pulmonary embolism and cardiac injury--a metaanalysis of 45 studies
    Farbod Sedaghat-Hamedani
    Department of Medicine III, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany DZHK German Centre for Cardiovascular Research, Germany
    Clin Chem 61:1246-55. 2015
    ..Several studies have demonstrated acute increases in cardiac biomarkers and altered cardiac function after strenuous sports that can pretend a cardiovascular emergency and interfere with state-of-the-art clinical assessment...
  13. doi request reprint Dobutamine stress cardiac magnetic resonance versus echocardiography for the assessment of outcome in patients with suspected or known coronary artery disease. Are the two imaging modalities comparable?
    Eleni Bikiri
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 171:153-60. 2014
    ..To compare the value of Dobutamine stress echocardiography (DSE) with that provided by Dobutamine Cardiac Magnetic Resonance (DCMR) for the non-invasive risk stratification of patients with suspected or known coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  14. pmc Personalized Computer Simulation of Diastolic Function in Heart Failure
    Ali Amr
    Institute for Cardiomyopathies, Department of Medicine III, University of Heidelberg, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany German Centre for Cardiovascular Research DZHK, Heidelberg Mannheim, Germany
    Genomics Proteomics Bioinformatics 14:244-52. 2016
    ..This study shows that multi-modal cardiac models can successfully capture diastolic (dys) function, a prerequisite for future clinical trials on HF-pEF. ..
  15. doi request reprint Assessment of left ventricular volumes with echocardiography and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging: real-life evaluation of standard versus new semiautomatic methods
    Matthias Aurich
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 27:1017-24. 2014
    ..Thus, the aim of this study was to evaluate faster new semiautomatic echocardiographic methods that could represent a feasible alternative for the assessment of LV volumes and ejection fraction (EF) in clinical practice...
  16. ncbi request reprint Value of MR phase-contrast flow measurements for functional assessment of pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Sebastian Ley
    Department of Radiology E010, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 17:1892-7. 2007
    ..MRI is a feasible technique for the differentiation between PAH and volunteers. Further studies have to be conducted for the absolute calculation of pressure estimates...
  17. doi request reprint Longitudinal left ventricular function for prediction of survival in systemic light-chain amyloidosis: incremental value compared with clinical and biochemical markers
    Sebastian J Buss
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:1067-76. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to determine whether longitudinal left ventricular (LV) function provides prognostic information in a large cohort of patients with systemic light-chain (AL) amyloidosis...
  18. doi request reprint Rapid assessment of longitudinal systolic left ventricular function using speckle tracking of the mitral annulus
    Sebastian J Buss
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 101:273-80. 2012
    ..Left ventricular longitudinal function has been recognized to differentiate myocardial disorders better than ejection fraction (EF) alone. But recent parameters are still dependent on image quality and time consuming...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of serial cardiac assessment and familial screening in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy
    Ekkehard Grunig
    Medizinische Klinik III, University of Heidelberg, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Heart Fail 5:55-62. 2003
    ..This prospective study was performed to analyse whether routine clinical follow-up investigations at 12+/-6 months add to risk stratification and improve survival rates in patients with a first diagnosis of dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM)...
  20. doi request reprint Non-invasive quantification of right ventricular systolic function by echocardiography: a new semi-automated approach
    Sebastian Greiner
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 102:229-35. 2013
    ..However, the assessment of RV function is time-consuming and surrogate parameters derived from two-dimensional (2D) or Doppler echocardiography show poor consistency...
  21. doi request reprint A comprehensive analysis of cardiac valve plane displacement in healthy adults: age-stratified normal values by cardiac magnetic resonance
    Marco M Ochs
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, INF 410, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging . 2017
    ..Age-stratified normal values of regional CVPD are provided. AAPSE revealed the most pronounced age-related decrease and provided favorable reproducibility compared to other regions of cardiac valve plane...
  22. doi request reprint Assessment of global longitudinal strain using standardized myocardial deformation imaging: a modality independent software approach
    Johannes H Riffel
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 104:591-602. 2015
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint The extent of aortic annulus calcification is a predictor of postprocedural eccentricity and paravalvular regurgitation: a pre- and postinterventional cardiac computed tomography angiography study
    Raffi Bekeredjian
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg, 69120, Germany
    J Invasive Cardiol 27:172-80. 2015
    ..To investigate if the extent of aortic valve calcification is associated with postprocedural prosthesis eccentricity and paravalvular regurgitation (PAR) in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI)...
  24. doi request reprint Prevalence of intracardiac thrombi under phenprocoumon, direct oral anticoagulants (dabigatran and rivaroxaban), and bridging therapy in patients with atrial fibrillation and flutter
    Maura M Zylla
    Department of Cardiology, Medical University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 115:635-40. 2015
    ..In conclusion, the prevalence of intracardiac thrombi was lower under DOAC therapy than under phenprocoumon in this high-risk patient cohort. Safety of CV during DOAC treatment requires further prospective evaluation...
  25. doi request reprint Effects of β-blocker therapy on electrocardiographic and echocardiographic characteristics of left ventricular noncompaction
    Jin Li
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 104:241-9. 2015
    ..In conclusion, this study reveals reduction of LV mass among LVNC patients during β-blocker therapy. Effects of β-blocker treatment in LVNC require validation in prospective controlled studies. ..
  26. doi request reprint Classification of diastolic function with phase-contrast cardiac magnetic resonance imaging: validation with echocardiography and age-related reference values
    Sebastian J Buss
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg, 69120, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 103:441-50. 2014
    ..To investigate whether cardiac magnetic resonance phase-contrast imaging (PC-CMR) can determine left ventricular (LV) diastolic function in comparison to echocardiography (EC)...
  27. doi request reprint Strain and strain rate echocardiography for evaluation of right ventricular dysfunction in patients with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Arthur Filusch
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 99:491-8. 2010
    ..67, p < 0.001 for strain rate, respectively). This study gives first comprehensive evidence that strain echocardiography allows accurate non-invasive assessment of RV function and disease severity in patients with IPAH...
  28. doi request reprint Prevalence of asymptomatic mitral valve malformations
    Harald Bär
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 98:305-9. 2009
    ..Ebstein-like malformation of the mitral valve is an extremely rare form of mitral valve deformity hitherto unreported in an asymptomatic adult patient...
  29. doi request reprint Severe right ventricular outflow tract obstruction caused by non-hodgkin lymphoma: complete regression after one course of bendamustine/rituximab therapy
    Mathias H Konstandin
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 24:818.e1-4. 2011
    ..Compression of the heart and great vessels, such as by mediastinal tumors, is not as rare. Prompt and accurate diagnosis by echocardiography and immediate initiation of treatment can be lifesaving...
  30. doi request reprint Case reports. Trepopnea associated with paroxysmal severe tricuspid regurgitation triggered at left lateral decubitus position
    David Wolf
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology, and Pneumology, Thoraxklinik Heidelberg, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg, Germany
    Echocardiography 27:E77-9. 2010
    ..Sympathetic/parasympathetic modulation of papillary muscles of the tricuspid valve can be proposed as a probable cause of this dynamic valvular dysfunction...
  31. ncbi request reprint Contribution of stress echocardiography to clinical decision making in unselected ambulatory patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease
    Ekkehard Grunig
    Department of Cardiology, Internal Medicine III, University Hospital, Bergheimer Strasse 58, D 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 84:179-85. 2002
    ..However, its contribution to clinical decision-making in unselected patients presenting to the ambulatory care centre for known or suspected coronary artery disease is unclear...
  32. ncbi request reprint Enhanced hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction in families of adults or children with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Ekkehard Grunig
    Department of Cardiology and Pneumology, University Hospital of Heidelberg, INF 410, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Chest 128:630S-633S. 2005
  33. doi request reprint Atlas of the clinical genetics of human dilated cardiomyopathy
    Jan Haas
    Department of Internal Medicine III, University of Heidelberg, Germany DZHK German Centre for Cardiovascular Research, Germany
    Eur Heart J 36:1123-35a. 2015
    ..We now utilized next-generation sequencing to overcome these limitations and screened all DCM disease genes in a large cohort...
  34. doi request reprint Multiplane two-dimensional strain echocardiography for segmental analysis of right ventricular mechanics: new-RV study
    Sebastian Greiner
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 103:817-24. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the feasibility and the diagnostic value of the assessment of longitudinal mechanics of all segments of the RV by multiplane, two-dimensional transthoracic (2D) strain echocardiography...
  35. doi request reprint The symptom complex of familial sinus node dysfunction and myocardial noncompaction is associated with mutations in the HCN4 channel
    Patrick A Schweizer
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany DZHK German Centre for Cardiovascular Research, partner site Heidelberg Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 64:757-67. 2014
    ..There is growing evidence that ion channel dysfunction also contributes to myocardial disorders, but genetic overlap has not been reported for sinus node dysfunction (SND) and noncompaction cardiomyopathy (NCCM)...
  36. pmc A Simple, Non-Invasive Score to Predict Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
    Stefan M Kallenberger
    Department for Bioinformatics and Functional Genomics, Division of Theoretical Bioinformatics, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 11:e0163621. 2016
    ..Applying the scores may improve the early detection of pAF and might be used as decision aid for initiating preventive interventions to reduce AF-associated complications...
  37. pmc Towards Personalized Cardiology: Multi-Scale Modeling of the Failing Heart
    Elham Kayvanpour
    Department of Medicine III, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany DZHK German Centre for Cardiovascular Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 10:e0134869. 2015
    ..This is in part due to insufficient patient stratification and lack of individualized therapy planning, resulting in less effective treatments and a significant number of non-responders...
  38. pmc Alterations in cardiac DNA methylation in human dilated cardiomyopathy
    Jan Haas
    Department of Internal Medicine III, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    EMBO Mol Med 5:413-29. 2013
    ..In vivo studies of orthologous ly75 and adora2a in zebrafish demonstrate a functional role of these genes in adaptive or maladaptive pathways in heart failure...
  39. ncbi request reprint Isolated left ventricular noncompaction of the myocardium as a cause of embolic superior mesenteric artery occlusion
    Erwin Blessing
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:693. 2005
    ..We describe a case where isolated noncompaction of the LV myocardium was diagnosed after an embolic occlusion of the superior mesenteric artery in a 40-year-old Caucasian woman...
  40. pmc Systemic Embolization and Myocardial Infarction due to Clinically Unrecognized Left Atrial Myxoma
    Britta Vogel
    Department of Cardiology, Medical University Hospital Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Case Report Med 2011:159024. 2011
    ..In summary, early diagnostic differentiation of myxoma from vasculitis is critical, and immediate surgical removal of myxoma is required as the probability of thromboembolic complications increases over time...
  41. ncbi request reprint Atrial septal aneurysm mimicking ECG signs of enlarged right atrium
    Eberhard P Scholz
    Third Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Europace 9:475-6. 2007
    ..Two-dimensional echocardiography revealed a large atrial septal aneurysm as probable underlying cause. This case report demonstrates that non-specific right atrial ECG signs may be indicative of lone atrial septal aneurysm...
  42. ncbi request reprint Linkage analysis in a large family with primary pulmonary hypertension: genetic heterogeneity and a second primary pulmonary hypertension locus on 2q31-32
    Bart Janssen
    Institute of Human Genetics, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Chest 121:54S-56S. 2002
  43. ncbi request reprint Exercise and respiratory training improve exercise capacity and quality of life in patients with severe chronic pulmonary hypertension
    Derliz Mereles
    Department of Cardiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Circulation 114:1482-9. 2006
    ..The present study is the first prospective randomized study to evaluate the effects of exercise and respiratory training in patients with severe symptomatic PH...
  44. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of uneven pulmonary perfusion in hypoxia in humans
    Christoph Dehnert
    University Hospital Heidelberg, Internal Medicine VII, Sports Medicine, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:1132-8. 2006
    ....
  45. pmc Epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG) for clinical trials: more pitfalls than promises?
    Derliz Mereles
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Mol Sci 12:5592-603. 2011
    ..Current knowledge on how to enhance bioavailability could be the answer to some of these issues. Furthermore, dose levels, administration frequency and potential side effects remain to be examined...
  46. doi request reprint Assessment of pulmonary artery systolic pressures by stress Doppler echocardiography after bilateral lung transplantation
    Marie Theres Kasimir
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, General Hospital Vienna, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:66-71. 2008
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to evaluate systolic pulmonary artery pressures (PASPs) at rest and during supine bicycle exercise, exercise capacity and cardiopulmonary function in post-BLTx patients...
  47. ncbi request reprint High-altitude pulmonary edema and patent foramen ovale
    Christoph Dehnert
    JAMA 297:1432; author reply 1432-3. 2007
  48. ncbi request reprint Lariat-like sarcoma infiltration of the left atrium
    Harald Bär
    Int J Cardiol 116:e51-2. 2007
  49. ncbi request reprint Quantitative 3D pulmonary MR-perfusion in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension: correlation with invasive pressure measurements
    Sebastian Ley
    Department of Pediatric Radiology, Children s Hospital University Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 153, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 61:251-5. 2007
    ..Furthermore, quantitative perfusion data were correlated with invasive pressure measurements...