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Association of preterm birth with myocardial fibrosis and diastolic dysfunction in young adulthood

Abstract:

Background

Preterm birth affects about 10% of live births worldwide and is associated with cardiac alterations. Animal models of preterm birth suggest that left ventricular functional impairment may be due to an up-regulation of myocardial fibrosis.

Objectives

The aim of this study was to determine whether diffuse left ventricular fibrosis is evident in young adults born preterm.

Methods

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.jacc.2021.05.053

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-4978-8965
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-1093-1445
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-1686-8632
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
Role:
Author
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of the American College of Cardiology Journal website
Volume:
78
Issue:
7
Pages:
683-692
Publication date:
2021-08-09
Acceptance date:
2021-05-18
DOI:
ISSN:
0735-1097
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1182359
Local pid:
pubs:1182359
Deposit date:
2021-06-16

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