Prolonged Fever and Coronary Artery Involvements: Kawasaki Disease or Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis?

Mehrnaz Olfat; Raheleh Assari; Mohamad-Taghi Majnoon; Vahid Ziaee

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2023, , Pages 25-29

  Introduction: The symptoms and laboratory findings of Kawasaki disease (KD) and systemic-onset juvenile idiopathic arthritis (SoJIA) may overlap in the early phases. Coronary artery lesions are common complications seen in KD.Cases Presentation: In this article, we report three cases of SoJIA (two males ...  Read More

Tissue doppler imaging in the assessment of myocardial systolic and diastolic functions in patients with stable angina pectoris

Mohsen Mouhebati; Afsoon Fazlinejhad; Mona Yadollahi

Volume 1, Issue 3 , August 2014, , Pages 125-130

  Coronary artery diseases affect both systolic and diastolic functions and can be assessed both globally and regionally. Tissue doppler imaging is a novel technique with additional advantages to the currently used two-dimensional echocardiography. This paper is a review of the published articles on documented ...  Read More