Left ventricular filling patterns and its relation to left ventricular untwist in patients with type 1 diabetes and normal ejection fraction

G Nallur Shivu, K Abozguia, T T Phan, P Narendran, M Stevens, M Frenneaux

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We evaluated young patients with type 1 diabetes (T1DM) who had normal left ventricular (LV) ejection fraction and used speckle tracking echocardiography to assess changes in LV untwisting. We used cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to assess the LV filling patterns in these subjects.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)174-179
Number of pages6
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 15 Jul 2013


  • Adult
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Prospective Studies
  • Stroke Volume
  • Ventricular Function, Left
  • Young Adult

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