Echocardiography in Congenital Heart Disease

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  • Mark Lewin, Professor and Division Chief, Cardiology; Co-Director, Heart Center; Director, Prenatal Diagnosis and Treatment Program; Director, Cardiac Echo Laboratory
  • Karen Stout, MD, University of Washington

Echocardiography in Congenital Heart Disease - a volume in the exciting new Practical Echocardiography Series edited by Dr. Catherine M. Otto - provides practical how-to-do-it guidance on echocardiography for an ever-growing number of pediatric and adult congenital heart disease patients. Drs. Mark B. Lewin and Karen Stout offer you definitive, expert instruction with a highly visual, case-based approach that facilitates understanding and equips you to accurately acquire and interpret images while avoiding pitfalls. Access the full text online at along with cases, procedural videos, and abundant, detailed figures and tables that show you how to proceed, step by step, and get the best results.
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Book information

  • Published: December 2011
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4377-2696-1

Table of Contents

Companion Series Congenital Heart Disease Guide: Table of Contents

1 The Pediatric Transthoracic Echocardiogram

2 The Fetal Echocardiogram

3 Echo in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory

4 Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)

5 Shunting Lesions

6 Atrioventricular Canal Defects

7 Conotruncal Lesions

8 Transposition of the Great Arteries

9 Venous Anomalies

10 Single Ventricle Lesions

11 Right Heart Anomalies

12 Left Heart Anomalies

13 Myocardial Pathology

14 Kawasaki Disease: Echocardiographic Assessment

15 Thromboembolic phenomena and vegetations

16 Implications of pediatric renal, endocrine and oncologic disease

17 Post-cardiac transplant echocardiographic assessment