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Volume 2012, Article ID 615057, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/2012/615057
Clinical Study

Ultrasonographic Prevalence and Factors Predicting Left Ventricular Diastolic Dysfunction in Patients with Liver Cirrhosis: Is There a Correlation between the Grade of Diastolic Dysfunction and the Grade of Liver Disease?

1Liver Clinic, First Department of Internal Medicine, General Hospital of Rhodes, 85100 Rhodes, Greece
2Department of Internal Medicine, “Konstantopoulio” General Hospital, 14233 Athens, Greece
3Cardiology Department, General Hospital of Rhodes, 85100 Rhodes, Greece

Received 12 October 2011; Accepted 20 November 2011

Academic Editors: R. Moreno Gomez and P. Muiesan

Copyright © 2012 Vasilios Papastergiou 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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