The Echo Manual / Edition 3

The Echo Manual / Edition 3

by James B. Seward, A. Jamil Tajik
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781748534

ISBN-13: 9780781748537

Pub. Date: 10/01/2006

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Thoroughly updated for its Third Edition, this best-selling manual is a practical guide to the performance, interpretation, and clinical applications of echocardiography. The Echo Manual is written by recognized authorities at the Mayo Clinic and provides a concise, user-friendly summary of techniques, diagnostic criteria, and quantitative methods for both

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Thoroughly updated for its Third Edition, this best-selling manual is a practical guide to the performance, interpretation, and clinical applications of echocardiography. The Echo Manual is written by recognized authorities at the Mayo Clinic and provides a concise, user-friendly summary of techniques, diagnostic criteria, and quantitative methods for both echocardiography and Doppler echocardiography. Discussion of each clinical problem also includes transesophageal echocardiography.

This edition covers the latest techniques, standards, and applications and includes new contrast agents. All references have been updated. More than 900 images—well annotated and true to gray scale and color—give readers an immediate grasp of salient points.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781748537
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
10/01/2006
Edition description:
Third
Pages:
496
Sales rank:
230,422
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Abbreviations Commonly Used in Text, Tables, and Figures

How to Obtain a Good Echocardiography Examination: Ultrasound Physics, Technique, and Medical Knowledge

Transthoracic Echocardiography: M-mode, Two-Dimensional, and Three-Dimensional

Transesophageal and Intracardiac Echocardiography
Jae K. Oh, Donald J. Hagler, Allison Cabalka, Guy S. Reeder, Frank Cetta, Jr., and James B. Seward

Doppler Echocardiography and Color Flow Imaging: Comprehensive Noninvasive Hemodynamic Assessment

Tissue Doppler Imaging, Strain Imaging, and Dyssynchrony Assessment
Brian D. Powell, Raul E. Espinosa, Cheuk-Man Yu, and Jae K. Oh

Contrast Echocardiography

Assessment of Systolic Function and Quantification of Cardiac Chambers

Assessment of Diastolic Function and Diastolic Heart Failure

Pulmonary Hypertension and Pulmonary Vein Stenosis

Coronary Artery Disease and Acute Myocardial Infarction

Stress Echocardiography

Valvular Heart Diseases

Prosthetic Valve Evaluation

Infective Endocarditis

Cardiomyopathies

Cardiac Diseases Due to Systemic Illness, Genetics, Medications, or Infection

Pericardial Diseases

Tumors and Masses

Diseases of the Aorta

Echocardiography in Congenital Heart Diseases: An Overview
Frank Cetta, Jr., James B. Seward, and Patrick W. O'Leary

Intraoperative Echocardiography
Roger L. Click and Jae K. Oh

Vascular Imaging and Tonometry
A. Rauoof Malik and Iftikhar J. Kullo

Goal-Directed and Comprehensive Examination

Appendix

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