New Imaging Technique can Diagnose Common Heart Condition
By Kara SpakCardiology February 18, 2014
A Northwestern Medicine® team reported the finding in the journal Circulation. In the study, the authors demonstrated for the first time a previously unknown relationship between heart valve abnormalities, blood flow changes in the heart and aortic disease. They showed that blood flow changes were driven by specific types of abnormal aortic valves, and they were able to directly associate blood flow patterns with aortic diseases.
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