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Cardiac function in Vietnamese patients with different dengue severity grades

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Objective: Dengue continues to cause significant global morbidity and mortality. Severe disease is characterized by cardiovascular compromise from capillary leakage. Cardiac involvement in dengue has also been reported but has not been adequately studied. Setting: Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Subjects and Design: Seventy-nine patients aged 8-6 yrs with different dengue severity grades were studied using echocardiography including tissue Doppler imaging. The patie...

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Griffiths, A More by this author
Hong Chau, TT More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Tropical Medicine
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Journal:
Critical Care Medicine
Volume:
40
Issue:
2
Pages:
477-483
Publication date:
2012-02-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1530-0293
ISSN:
0090-3493
URN:
uuid:3d50be8c-798b-44b6-a484-2b945ad505cc
Source identifiers:
313559
Local pid:
pubs:313559

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