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BioMed Research International
Volume 2015, Article ID 481245, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/481245
Research Article

Effect of Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction on Left Atrial Mechanics in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

1Division of Cardiology, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 2C4
2Department of Cardiology, Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Papworth Everard, Cambridge CB23 3RE, UK
3Department of Cardiology, Baruch Padeh Medical Center, Poriya and Bar-Ilan University, 15208 Tiberias, Israel
4Department of Medical Imaging, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 2C4
5Department of Cardiac Surgery, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 2C4
6Division of Cardiology, University Hospital Zurich, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
7Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center, Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55407, USA
8Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA

Received 8 October 2015; Accepted 19 November 2015

Academic Editor: Tomas Palecek

Copyright © 2015 Lynne K. Williams et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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