Right Ventricular Systolic Pressure

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Data Acquisition

RVSP

Formula

\[RVSP = 4(TR\hspace{0.1cm}Vmax)^2 + RAP\]

Definitions

RVSPRight ventricular systolic pressure
TRTricuspid regurgitation max jet velocity
IVCInferior vena cava
RAPRight atrial pressure

Reference

1.Rudski LG, et al. Guidelines for the echocardiographic assessment of the right heart in adults: a report from the American Society of Echocardiography. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2010 Jul;23(7):687-8, 691-2, 698-9. Abstract

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