Search for dissertations about: "Elena Sciaraffia"
Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Elena Sciaraffia.
University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis
Abstract : The general purpose of this thesis was to investigate new cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) optimization techniques and to assess their reliability when compared to invasive measurements of left ventricular contractility (LV dP/dtmax).We first assessed whether cardiac output (CO) measured by trans-thoracic impedance cardiography could correctly identify the optimal interventricular (VV) pacing interval while using invasive measurements of LV dP/dtmax as reference. READ MORE