• Assessment and treatment of post patent ductus arteriosus ligation syndrome.

      El-Khuffash, Afif F; Jain, Amish; Weisz, Dany; Mertens, Luc; McNamara, Patrick J; Department of Pediatrics, The Rotunda Hospital, Dublin, Ireland. (2014-07)
      To compare differences in tissue Doppler imaging, global longitudinal strain (GLS), and cardiac troponin T (cTnT) between infants with low (<200 mL/kg/min) and high (>200 mL/kg/min) left ventricular (LV) output 1 hour after duct ligation and assess the impact of milrinone treatment on cardiac output and myocardial performance.