Modified myocardial performance index is not affected in fetuses with an isolated echogenic focus in the left ventricle

Yozgat Y., Kilic A., Ozdemir R., Karadeniz C., Kucuk M., Karaarslan U., ...More

JOURNAL OF MATERNAL-FETAL & NEONATAL MEDICINE, vol.28, no.3, pp.333-337, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Objectives: We prospectively investigated the efficacy of modified myocardial performance index (mod-MPI) in the assessment of cardiac functions in fetuses with and without an isolated hyperechogenic focus (IHF) in the left ventricle and compared with conventional fetal echocardiography.