Hemodynamic causes of exercise intolerance in Fontan patients.

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Abstract

Exercise intolerance is frequent among Fontan patients and an important determinant for quality of life. This study investigated the hemodynamic causes of impaired exercise capacity in Fontan patients with particular focus on the influence of stroke volume index (SVI) and heart rate (HR).

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Authors
  • Anders Hebert
  • Annette S Jensen
  • Ulla R Mikkelsen
  • Lars Idorn
  • Keld E Sørensen
  • Ulf Thilén
  • Katarina Hanséus
  • Lars Søndergaard
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Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)478-483
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Volume175
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes