Principles of Echocardiography and Intracardiac Echocardiography
Expert Consult - Online and Print
By Stuart J. Hutchison, MD, FRCPC, FACC, FAHA, FASE, FSCMR, FSCCT
Trim Size: 7 1/2 X 10 7/16 in
Principles of Echocardiography and Intracardiac Echocardiography has everything you need to successfully obtain and interpret cardiac echo images. Stuart J. Hutchison-a premier cardiac diagnostic specialist-explains the dos and don'ts of echocardiography so that you get the best images and avoid artifacts. Get only the coverage you need with clinically-oriented, practical information presented in a consistent format that makes finding everything quick and easy. High-quality images, tables of useful values and settings, and access to the full text and more online at expertconsult.com make this the one echo handbook that has it all
Features access to the full text, an image library, and moving images online at expertconsult.com where you can browse, download, and learn from additional content.
Focuses on clinically-oriented and practical information so that you get only the coverage that you need.
Presents material in a consistent format that makes it easy for you find information.
Explains how to obtain the best image quality and avoid artifacts through instructions on how to and how not to perform echocardiography.
Provides excellent visual guidance through high-quality imagesmany in colorthat reinforce the quality of information in the text.
Includes numerous tables with useful values and settings to help you master probe settings and measurements.
SECTION 1: ECHOCARDIOGRAPHIC ASSESSMENT OF VALVE DISEASE
1 The Aortic Valve
2 Aortic Stenosis
3 Aortic Insufficiency
4 The Mitral Valve
5 Mitral Stenosis
6 Mitral Insufficiency
7 Tricuspid Valve Disease
8 Prosthetic Valves and Dysfunction
9 Infective Endocarditis
SECTION 2: ECHOCARDIOGRAPHIC ASSESSMENT OF THE LV AND CAD
10 Echocardiographic Assessment of the LV
11 CAD: Ischemia, Infarction and Complications
12 CAD: Stress Echo
SECTION 3: ECHO HEMODYNAMICS
14 Echo Hemodynamics
SECTION 4: OTHER ECHOCARDIOGRAPHIC TECHNIQUES AND MODALITIES
15 Contrast Echo
16 PISA Volumetric Techniques
17 Dys-synchrony/Prediction of Resynchronization
18 Stress, Strain, Speckle and TDI: Practical Applications
SECTION 5: TEE
19 TEE Principles and Examples
20 TEE and Mitral Valve Repair
SECTION 6: OTHER ULTRASOUND MODALITIES
SECTION 7: ECHOCARDIOGRAPHIC APPROACH TO CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE
22 Echo Approach to Pediatric Congenital Heart Disease
23 3D Echo in Pediatric Congenital Heart Disease
24 Adult Congenital Heart Disease
SECTION 8: ECHOCARDIOGRAPHIC ASSESSMENT OF OTHER CARDIAC DISEASES/DISORDERS
25 Pericardial Diseases
26 Right Heart Diseases
27 Cardiac Masses
28 Cardiac Trauma
SECTION 9: ECHOCARDIOGRAPHIC GUIDANCE OF PROCEDURES
29 Echocardiographic Guidance of Procedures