Essential Echocardiography

Essential Echocardiography : A Practical Guide with DVD

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This is the premier practical guide to understanding echocardiography. The perfect marriage between anatomy and physiology, the text covers emerging cardiac imaging technologies, advances in ultrasound technology, as well as new techniques and applications of cardiac ultrasound.show more

Product details

  • Mixed media product | 472 pages
  • 223.5 x 279.4 x 30.5mm | 1,973.15g
  • Humana Press Inc.
  • Totowa, NJ, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2007
  • 382 black & white illustrations, 133 colour illustrations, 124 black & white tables, biography
  • 158829322X
  • 9781588293220
  • 1,579,182

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From the reviews: "This is a basic echocardiographic textbook that encompasses all aspects of cardiac ultrasound. ... intended audience includes anyone interested in developing the skills required to either acquire and/or interpret cardiac ultrasound images including students, sonographers, cardiology fellows, and echocardiographers. ... a book that is well suited as a text for trainees and as a refresher for practicing clinicians. ... this book has raised the bar for a basic echocardiographic text." (Michael C Cunningham, Doody's Review Service, January, 2008)show more

Table of contents

Principles of Echocardiography Echocardiographic Instrumentation and Principles Scott D. Solomon Introduction to Imaging: The Normal Examination Dara Lee and Scott D. Solomon Protocol and Nomenclature in Transthoracic Echocardiography Bernard Bulwer and Jose Rivero Clinical Utility of Echocardiography Bernard Bulwer and Faisal Shamshad Diseases of the Myocardium and Pericardium Echocardiographic Assessment of Systolic Function Bernard Bulwer and Scott D. Solomon Echocardiographic Assessment of Diastolic Function Carolyn Ho Echocardiography in Myocardial Infarction Justina Wu Stress Echocardiography Edmund Bermudez and Ming Hui Chen Cardiomyopathies Bernard Bulwe and Scott D. Solomon Pericardial Disease Ashvin Pande and Leonard Lilly Valvular Heart Disease Aortic Stenosis Edmund Bermudez Aortic Regurgitation Sharon Reimold Mitral Stenosis Robert Ostfeld Mitral Regurgitation Jacqueline Suk and Bernard Bulwer Infective Endocarditis Nagesh Anavekar and Marcus Averbach Miscellaneous Topics in Echocardiography Echocardiography in Atrial Fibrillation Warren Manning Cardiac Source of Embolus Justina Wu Pulmonary Embolism and Pulmonary Hypertension David Aguilar and Bernard Bulwer Cardiac Masses and Tumors Justina Wu Aortic Dissection Laura Benzaquen Congenital Heart Disease: Atrial Septal Defect Edmund Bermudez Adult Congenital Heart Disease Bernard Bulwer and Mike Landzberg Transesophageal Echocardiography: A Primer Bernard Bulwer and Stanton Shernanshow more

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From the reviews: "This is a basic echocardiographic textbook that encompasses all aspects of cardiac ultrasound. ... intended audience includes anyone interested in developing the skills required to either acquire and/or interpret cardiac ultrasound images including students, sonographers, cardiology fellows, and echocardiographers. ... a book that is well suited as a text for trainees and as a refresher for practicing clinicians. ... this book has raised the bar for a basic echocardiographic text." (Michael C Cunningham, Doody's Review Service, January, 2008)show more

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