Worse LV global longitudinal strain for STEMI with COPD

09:45 EDT 24 Aug 2017 | Medical Xpress

(HealthDay)β€”For patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), those with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have significantly more impaired left ventricular (LV) global longitudinal strain (GLS), according to a study published in the Sept. 1 issue of The American Journal of Cardiology.

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