Value of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Derived Baseline Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction and Volumes for Precise Risk Stratification of Patients With Ischemic Cardiomyopathy: Insights From the Surgical Treatment for Ischemic Heart Failure (STICH) Trial.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

This study tests the hypothesis that cardiovascular magnetic resonance–derived left ventricular ejection fraction and volumes would provide improved risk stratification in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery for ischemic cardiomyopathy.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Pai, RG; Varadarajan, P; Rouleau, JL; Stebbins, AL; Velazquez, EJ; Al-Khalidi, HR; Pohost, GM

Published Date

  • May 1, 2017

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 2 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 577 - 579

PubMed ID

  • 28199489

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC5814980

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2380-6591

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/jamacardio.2016.5492


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States