Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Noninvasive Evaluation of Myocardial Systolic Dysfunction in the Early Stage of Kawasaki Disease: A Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography Study

Mohammad-Nasir Hematian 1 , Shirin Torabi 2 , * , Elaheh MalaKan-Rad 1 , 3 , Keyhan Sayadpour-Zanjani 1 , 3 , Vahid Ziaee 1 , 4 and Masoumeh Lotfi-Tolkaldany 3
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1 Children’s Medical Center, Pediatric Center of Excellence, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Gonabad University of Medical Sciences, Gonabad, IR Iran
3 Department of Pediatrics, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Rheumatology Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Department of Basic and Clinical Research, Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: June 28, 2015, 25 (3)
  • Published Online: June 27, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 11, 2014
  • Accepted: December 12, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.25(3)2015.198

To Cite: Hematian M, Torabi S, MalaKan-Rad E, Sayadpour-Zanjani K, Ziaee V, et al. Noninvasive Evaluation of Myocardial Systolic Dysfunction in the Early Stage of Kawasaki Disease: A Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography Study, Iran J Pediatr. 2015 ; 25(3):-. doi: 10.5812/ijp.25(3)2015.198.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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