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Vandana Sachdev, M.D.

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Biography

Vandana Sachdev, M.D., is the director of the Echocardiography Laboratory at the NHLBI.

Research

Research Interests

Representative research applications include:

  • 3D imaging for structural cardiac defects
  • Strain imaging for ventricular function
  • Contrast imaging for left ventricular size, function, and evaluation of intracardiac abnormalities
  • Contrast perfusion imaging of myocardium and skeletal muscle for the evaluation of microvascular flow
  • Protocol-specific imaging of patients with mitral regurgitation to evaluate newer methods for quantitation of regurgitation severity

Publications

Milton JN, Rooks H, Drasar E, McCabe EL, Baldwin CT, Melista E, Gordeuk VR, Nouraie M, Kato GR, Minniti C, Taylor J, Campbell A, Luchtman-Jones L, Rana S, Castro O, Zhang Y, Thein SL, Sebastiani P, Gladwin MT, null null, Steinberg MH
Br J Haematol 2013 Jan 01;161(2):270-8.