Echocardiography: An International Review

Echocardiography: An International Review

by John Chambers, Mark J. (Ed.) Monaghan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0192620916

ISBN-13: 9780192620910

Pub. Date: 02/28/1994

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA


This book presents an up-to-date and fully illustrated review of the techniques and applications of echocardiography. It covers areas of clinical difficulty and diversity and will be invaluable for practicing cardiologists and echocardiographers.  See more details below

Overview


This book presents an up-to-date and fully illustrated review of the techniques and applications of echocardiography. It covers areas of clinical difficulty and diversity and will be invaluable for practicing cardiologists and echocardiographers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780192620910
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
02/28/1994
Series:
Oxford Medical Publications
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
226
Product dimensions:
8.94(w) x 11.19(h) x 0.67(d)

Table of Contents

List of contributors
1M-mode echocardiography - an obsolete technique?1
2Diastolic function by Doppler echocardiography10
3Linear cardiac output: the concept, its measurement, and applications23
4The clinical use of mitral pressure half-time37
5Stress echocardiography47
6Myocardial contrast echocardiography59
7Edge detection and wall motion analysis71
8Ultrasonic tissue characterization of the myocardium83
9Real-time, three-dimensional echocardiography: a beginning96
10Angioscopic ultrasound102
11Echocardiography after cerebrovascular events113
12Echocardiography in suspected infective endocarditis127
13The haemodynamic assessment of prosthetic valves using Doppler ultrasound136
14Echocardiography during and after myocardial infarction151
15Aortic dissection164
16How to grade valvar regurgitation175
17Guide to buying an echocardiography system188
Appendix 1: Normal aortic dimensions198
Appendix 2: Normal intracardiac and great vessel blood velocities199
Appendix 3: Prosthetic valves200
Index203

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