Title

Activation delay-induced mechanical dyssynchrony in single-ventricle heart disease.

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

9-2017

Identifier

DOI: 10.1017/S1047951117001123

Abstract

We present the case of an infant with a single functional ventricle who developed ventricular dysfunction and heart failure due to an electrical activation delay and dyssynchrony. Earlier recognition of this potentially reversible aetiology may have changed her poor outcome.

Journal Title

Cardiology in the young

Volume

27

Issue

7

First Page

1390

Last Page

1391

MeSH Keywords

Bundle-Branch Block; Cardiac Pacing, Artificial; Echocardiography; Electrocardiography; Fatal Outcome; Female; Heart Defects, Congenital; Heart Failure; Heart Ventricles; Humans; Infant; Ventricular Dysfunction, Left

Keywords

Single ventricle; bundle branch block; dyssynchrony; heart failure; pattern analysis; speckle tracking strain

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