Many imaging modalities have been evaluated for the diagnosis of left ventricular noncompaction (LVNC). Echocardiography with color Doppler flow imaging is currently the diagnostic modality of choice. In this study, the usefulness of contrast echocardiography to diagnose LVNC was examined, and the diagnostic criteria were evaluated.

dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2004.12.025, hdl.handle.net/1765/59604
The American Journal of Cardiology
Department of Cardiology

de Groot-de Laat, L.E, Krenning, E.P, ten Cate, F.J, & Roelandt, J.R.T.C. (2005). Usefulness of contrast echocardiography for diagnosis of left ventricular noncompaction. The American Journal of Cardiology, 95(9), 1131–1134. doi:10.1016/j.amjcard.2004.12.025