Human fetal cardiac function during the first trimester of pregnancy.

  • Mäkikallio K
  • Jouppila P
  • Räsänen J
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To investigate first trimester human fetal cardiac function in relation to cardiac volume blood flow, and peripheral arterial and venous blood flow patterns.

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  • Blood Flow Velocity
  • Blood Flow Velocity: physiology
  • Diastole
  • Diastole: physiology
  • Doppler
  • Doppler: methods
  • Female
  • Fetal Heart
  • Fetal Heart: physiology
  • Fetal Heart: ultrasonography
  • First
  • Heart Rate
  • Heart Rate: physiology
  • Humans
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Trimester
  • Prospective Studies
  • Systole
  • Systole: physiology
  • Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency
  • Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency: physiopathology
  • Ultrasonography
  • Umbilical Arteries
  • Umbilical Arteries: physiology

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  • K. Mäkikallio

  • P. Jouppila

  • Juha Räsänen

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