A Practical Guide to Echocardiography and Cardiac Doppler Ultrasound / Edition 2

A Practical Guide to Echocardiography and Cardiac Doppler Ultrasound / Edition 2

by Ibrahim A. Jawad, Jawad
     
 

ISBN-10: 0316458376

ISBN-13: 9780316458375

Pub. Date: 03/28/1996

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Cardiology house staff and practicing technicians who need to know and apply the basic concepts of echocardiography and cardiac Doppler ultrasound can turn to this handy paperback for concise and specific guidance. Now with a new chapter on transesophageal echocardiography, the updated second edition of this text provides concise, coherent, and practical instruction…  See more details below

Overview

Cardiology house staff and practicing technicians who need to know and apply the basic concepts of echocardiography and cardiac Doppler ultrasound can turn to this handy paperback for concise and specific guidance. Now with a new chapter on transesophageal echocardiography, the updated second edition of this text provides concise, coherent, and practical instruction on a complex topic. In addition to primary pathology, the book incorporates findings of value to technicians and cardiologists during the recording or review of the echocardiographic/Doppler study. Amply illustrated with photographs, figures, and tables, A Practical Guide to Echocardiography and Cardiac Doppler Ultrasound, Second Edition, is a vivid and compelling introduction to echocardiography.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780316458375
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
03/28/1996
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
6.09(w) x 9.13(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
IUltrasound in Cardiology
1Anatomy and Physiology of the Heart3
2Principles of Sound and Ultrasound13
3Principles of Doppler Ultrasonography39
4Principles of Cardiac Imaging59
5Transesophageal Echocardiography87
6Cardiac Doppler Ultrasonography99
IIAbnormal Cardiac Anatomy and Function
7Coronary Artery Disease117
8Echocardiography in Valvular Heart Disease133
9Doppler Ultrasonography in Valvular Heart Disease167
10Prosthetic Cardiac Valves193
11Cardiomyopathies and Myocarditis215
12Pulmonary Hypertension and Cor Pulmonale229
13Congenital Heart Disease in Adults237
14Pericardial Disease259
15Cardiac Masses275
16Diseases of the Aorta291
17The Heart in Systemic Disease301
18Effect of Altered Rhythm of Conduction Abnormalities on the Doppler Echocardiogram305
IIIDoppler and Echocardiographic Applications in Cardiac Diagnosis and Management
19Heart Failure: Finding the Cause323
20Left Ventricular Dysfunction: Determining the Severity337
21Heart Murmur: Establishing the Diagnosis351
22Quantitative Applications of Doppler Ultrasonography355
App. A. Mitral Pressure Half-Time375
App. B. Indications for Echocardiography and Cardiac Doppler Ultrasonography379
Index383

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