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Echocardiography: A Case Studies Based Approach

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    ISBN: 9780763762568
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Echocardiography: A Case Studies Based Approach provides all healthcare professionals training in clinical echocardiography the most comprehensive case-based text on the market.

Written by four experts in the field, Echocardiography: A Case Studies Based Approach, offers  a unique, practical format for learning—and reviewing—clinical echocardiography.  Featuring more than 270 cases and over 1,200 images, this full color book and DVD present real-life scenarios from a busy echocardiographic laboratory to illustrate all the common heart disorders uncovered with this essential diagnostic tool. The book and electronic database cover both basic and advanced echocardiography topics, including stain imaging, hemodynamics, valvular problems, ischemic and congenital heart disease, intraoperative echocardiography, pericardial diseases, cardiac masses, and more.

Echocardiography: A Case Studies Based Approach is a complete cardiac echocardiography course in one affordable package.

Table of Contents:

1  Assessing Systolic Function
2  Left Ventricular Diastolic Function and Filling Pressures
3  Nonvalvular Hemodynamics
4  Coronary Artery Disease
5  Stress Echocardiography
6  Mitral Stenosis
7  Mitral Regurgitation
8  Aortic Stenosis
9  Aortic Insufficiency
10  Tricuspid Valve Disease
11  Pulmonary Valve
12  Prosthetic Heart Valves
13  Endocarditis
14  Dilated Cardiomyopathy
15  Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
16  Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
17  Infiltrative and Miscellaneous Myocardial Disorders
18  Systolic Heart Failure
19  Myocardial Velocity and Strain Imaging
20  Dyssynchrony and Resynchronization
21  Echocardiography in Patients with Ventricular Assist Devices
22  Heart Transplant
23  Pericardial Disease
24  Diseases of the Aorta
25  Cardiac Tumors and Masses
26  Pulmonary Hypertension
27  Echocardiography in the Noncardiac Intensive Care Unit
28  Echocardiography in the Emergency Room
29  Echocardiography in Noncardiac Disorders
30  Atrial Septal Defect
31  Ventricular Septal Defects
32  Patent Ductus Arteriosus
33  Coarctation of the Aorta
34  Corrected Transposition of Great Arteries (L-Transposition)
35  Surgically Corrected Transposition of Great Arteries
36  Ebstein's Anomaly
37  Tetralogy of Fallot
38  Miscellaneous Congenital Lesions
39  Cardiac Trauma
40  Mitral Valve Repair
41  Ross Procedure
42  Echo Guidance of Cardiac Procedures
43  Adults with Palliated Univentricular Physiology
44  Three-Dimensional Echocardiography

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