Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Evaluation of Left Ventricle Systolic and Diastolic Functions by Tissue Doppler Echocardiography in Children with Down Syndrome

Saeed Abtahi 1 , Pouya Nezafati 2 , Hamid Amoozgar 3 , Maryam Rafie-Torghabe 1 and Mohammad Hassan Nezafati 4 , *
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1 Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Mashhad Branch, Islamic Azad University, Mashhad, IR Iran
2 Student Research Committee, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
3 Neonatology and Cardiovascular Research Center, Nemazi Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
4 Department of Cardiac Surgery, Ghaem Hospital, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: February 2017, 27 (1); e5735
  • Published Online: August 29, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 18, 2016
  • Revised: July 2, 2016
  • Accepted: August 18, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.5735

To Cite: Abtahi S, Nezafati P, Amoozgar H, Rafie-Torghabe M, Nezafati M H. Evaluation of Left Ventricle Systolic and Diastolic Functions by Tissue Doppler Echocardiography in Children with Down Syndrome, Iran J Pediatr. 2017 ; 27(1):e5735. doi: 10.5812/ijp.5735.

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