Clinical Use:

Global longitudinal strain predicts clinical outcomes in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction

Interplay between natriuretic peptides and left atrial mechanics and the relation to recurrence of atrial fibrillation following catheter ablation

Serial Echocardiographic Assessment of Diastolic Function in Women with Early-Stage Breast Cancer and Association with Cardiotoxicity

Clustering of Whole heart Function Changes During Breast Cancer Therapy

Evaluation of contemporary echocardiographic and histomorphology parameters in predicting mortality in patients with endomyocardial biopsy-proven cardiac AL amyloidosis

Strain Analysis in Patients with Frequent Premature Ventricular Complexes and Preserved Left Ventricular Function Undergoing Ablation

Predictive value of left atrial function for latent paroxysmal atrial fibrillation as the cause of embolic stroke of undetermined source

Whole Heart Effect of Cancer Therapy in Women with HER2+ Breast Cancer

Post-systolic shortening index by echocardiography evaluation of dyssynchrony in the non-dilated and hypertrophied left ventricle

Comparison of semi-automated versus manual quantitative right ventricular assessment in tetralogy of Fallot

Subclinical left ventricular dysfunction in COVID-19 – ScienceDirect

Strain Echocardiography in Patients with Methamphetamine Abuse and Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction | Journal of the American College of Cardiology (

Right Ventricular Strain Is Common in Intubated COVID-19 Patients and Does Not Reflect Severity of Respiratory Illness

Assessment of Left Ventricular, Right Ventricular, and Left Atrial Strain in Light-Chain Amyloidosis (

Echocardiography and cardiovascular magnetic resonance based evaluation of myocardial strain and relationship with late gadolinium enhancement

Contrast-enhanced echocardiographic measurement of longitudinal strain: accuracy and its relationship with image quality

Two‐dimensional speckle‐tracking strain detects subclinical cardiotoxicity in older patients treated for acute myeloid leukemia

Semi-automated speckle-tracking for quantitative right ventricular assessment in children and adolescents

Vendor-Neutral Right Ventricular Strain Measurement

Peak left atrial strain as a single measure for the non-invasive assessment of left ventricular filling pressures

Frequent premature atrial contractions impair left atrial contractile function and promote adverse left atrial remodeling

Right Ventricular Function and Beneficial Effects of Cardiac Rehabilitation in Patients with Systolic Chronic Heart Failure

Feasibility of Left Ventricular Global Longitudinal Strain Measurements from Contrast-Enhanced Echocardiographic Images

RV Myocardial Strain During Pre-Load Augmentation Is Associated With Exercise Capacity in Patients With Chronic HF

Timing on echocardiography and blood laboratory test is important for future outcome association in hospitalized heart failure patients

Feasibility of Global Longitudinal Strain Measurements in Contrast-Enhanced Images

Reproducibility and experience dependence of echocardiographic indices of left ventricular function: Side-by-side comparison of global longitudinal strain and ejection fraction

The Prevalence and Clinical Significance of Compacted Myocardium In Dilated Cardiomyopathy: A Contrast Echocardiography Study

Speckle-Tracking Strain Imaging In Breast Cancer Patients Treated With Newer Non-Anthracycline, Trastuzumab-Based Regimens

Myocardial Strain May Be Useful in Differentiating Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy From Left Anterior Descending Coronary Artery Ischemia

Longitudinal Systolic Strain Profiles and Outcomes in Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

Clinical Utility of Longitudinal Strain to Predict Functional Recovery in Patients With Tachyarrhythmia and Reduced LVEF

Cumulative Burden of Myocardial Dysfunction in Cardiac Amyloidosis Assessed Using Four-Chamber Cardiac Strain

Reproducibility and experience dependence of echocardiographic indices of left ventricular function: Side‐by‐side comparison of global longitudinal strain and ejection fraction

Simultaneous Longitudinal Strain in All 4 Cardiac Chambers

Two-dimensional speckle tracking echocardiography: standardization efforts based on synthetic ultrasound data 

Semi-automated echocardiographic quantification of right ventricular size and function

Intervendor Variability of Two-Dimensional Strain Using Vendor-Specific and Vendor-Independent Software 

Right Ventricular Strain in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: A 2D Echocardiography and Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Study 

The Use of Two-Dimensional Speckle-Tracking Strain in Monitoring Cardiotoxicity in Older Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) 

Global longitudinal strain can risk stratify patients with suspected cardiac sarcoidosis 

Right heart involvement in sarcoidosis patients

Right ventricular involvement in Takotsubo cardiomyopathy 

Relation between left atrial deformation imaging in varying degrees of left ventricular diastolic dysfunction 

Echocardiographic evaluation of right ventricular function in patients with McConnell’s sign: The added benefits of right ventricular free wall strain 

Left Atrial Strain Predicts Atrial Fibrillation Recurrence in Patients with Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation and Preserved Ejection Fraction Treated with Catheter Ablation

Right Ventricular Global and Regional Function as Assessed by Two-Dimensional Strain Imaging in Patients with Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Longitudinal Systolic Strain Profiles in Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

Myocardial Strain Correlates With Shock Severity in Pediatric Sepsis Patients 

New Universal Strain Software Accurately Assesses Cardiac Systolic and Diastolic Function Using Speckle Tracking Echocardiography 

Disparity of Strain Measurements Using Single Vendor Analysis Programs 

Global Longitudinal Strain is Significantly Impaired in Patients with Cardiac Sarcoidosis and Preserved Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction

Right Ventricular Free Wall Strain – A Better Index of Right Ventricular Performance than TAPSE and Doppler Tissue Velocity?

Vendor-Independent Software for Rapid Comprehensive Assessment of Changes in Left Ventricular Function During Serial Echocardiographic Studies 

Automated Parametric Display for Rapid Assessment of Changes in Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction and Global Longitudinal Strain During Serial Echocardiographic Studies 

New Universal Strain Software Accurately Assesses Cardiac Systolic and Diastolic Function Using Speckle Tracking Echocardiography

Validation and Feasibility:

Regional myocardial strain analysis via 2D speckle tracking echocardiography: validation with sonomicrometry and correlation with regional blood flow in the presence of graded coronary stenoses and dobutamine stress

Head-to-Head Comparison of Global Longitudinal Strain Measurements among Nine Different Vendors

What is the primary source of discordance in strain measurement between vendors: imaging or analysis? 

Echocardiographic measures of myocardial deformation by speckle-tracking technologies: the need for standardization? 

Right ventricular strain in pulmonary arterial hypertension: Comparison between 2D echocardiography and cardiovascular magnetic resonance 

Echocardiographic Measures of Myocardial Motion by Doppler and Feature Tracking Technologies: The Need for Standardization? 

What is the Primary Source of Discordance in Strain Measurement between Vendors: Imaging or Analysis? 

Comparison of Vendor-Independent Platforms for Speckle Tracking Echocardiography Derived Strain and Strain Rate with a Vendor-Specific Platform 

A Novel Technique to Measure Diastolic Function Using a Prototype Speckle Tracking Echocardiography System: Results from the Radiofrequency-based Speckle Tracking Echocardiography to Evaluate Diastolic Function (RF-SPEED) Study 

The Ability of Novel, Vendor-Independent Echocardiographic Software to Quantify Left Ventricular Scar Post-Myocardial Infarction: A Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Validation Study 

Oxidative Stress Induced by Acute Sodium Loading is Associated with Diastolic Dysfunction in Prehypertensives 

Modeling the Heart from Echocardiographic Strain Data, Collected on the International Space Station 

Platform Independent Ultrasound Strain Imaging Reproducibility Using a Novel Speckle Tracking Algorithm 

Ultrasound Speckle Tracking System Using Radiofrequency Data for Simultaneous Computation of Strain and Strain Rate: Validation Against Sonomicrometry

Reproducibility of Strain and Strain Rate Measurements from Radiofrequency based Speckle Tracking Echocardiography 

Diastolic Circumferential Strain Rate During Isovolumic Relaxation: A Novel Measure Of Diastolic Function Obtained Using A Prototype Radiofrequency-Based Speckle Tracking Echocardiography System 

Diastolic Strain Rate Imaging Using A Prototype Radiofrequency-Based Speckle Tracking Echocardiography System For Assessment Of Diastolic Function