Pulsatility Index in Aortic Coarctation: A Possible Way to Evaluate Factors Affecting Stenting Outcome

Background: The pulsatility index (PI) shows continuous blood flow to the end organs and is a significant factor believed to decrease in aortic coarctation. Correction of this factor is of great importance in the treatment of stenotic lesions of the aorta. However, there are minimal data regarding t...

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Main Authors: Shokoufeh Hajsadeghi, Seyed-Mohammad Fereshtehnejad, Saeid Gholami, Mitra Chitsazan, Mohammad Reza Keramati
Format: Article
Published: Tehran University of Medical Sciences 2012-01-01
Series:Journal of Tehran University Heart Center
Online Access:https://jthc.tums.ac.ir/index.php/jthc/article/view/236