Clinical Utility of Echocardiography in Former Preterm Infants with Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
作者: Hythem NawaytouMartina A. SteurerYili ZhaoElyssa GuslitsDavid TeitelJeffrey R. FinemanRoberta L. Keller
作者单位: 1Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California
2Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, California
刊名: Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography, 2020, Vol.33 (3), pp.378-388.e1
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.echo.2019.10.012
关键词: Bronchopulmonary dysplasiaEchocardiographyPrematurityPulmonary hypertensionPulmonary vascular disease
英文摘要: Background(#br)The clinical utility of echocardiography for the diagnosis of pulmonary vascular disease (PVD) in former preterm infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) is not established. Elevated pulmonary vascular resistance (PVR) rather than pulmonary artery pressure (PAP) is the hallmark of PVD. We evaluated the utility of echocardiography in infants with BPD in diagnosing pulmonary hypertension and PVD (PVR >3 Wood units × m 2 ) assessed by cardiac catheterization.(#br)Methods(#br)A retrospective single center study of 29 infants born ≤29 weeks of gestational age with BPD who underwent cardiac catheterization and echocardiography was performed. PVD was considered present by echocardiography if the tricuspid valve regurgitation jet peak velocity was >2.9 m/sec, post-tricuspid...
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