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Principles of Echocardiography and Intracardiac Echocardiography

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Principles of Echocardiography and Intracardiac Echocardiography has everything you need to successfully obtain and interpret cardiac echo images. Stuart J. Hutchison-a premier cardiac diagnostic specialist-explains the dos and don’ts of echocardiography so that you get the best images and avoid artifacts. Get only the coverage you need with clinically-oriented, practical information presented in a consistent format that makes finding everything quick and easy. High-quality images, tables of useful values and settings, and access to the full text and more online at make this the one echo handbook that has it all.


Hardbound, 544 Pages

Published: June 2012

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4377-0403-7


  • 1 The Aortic Valve

    2 Aortic Stenosis

    3 Aortic Insufficiency

    4 The Mitral Valve

    5 Mitral Stenosis

    6 Mitral Insufficiency

    7 Tricuspid and Pulmonic Valve Disease

    8 Prosthetic Valves

    9 Infective Endocarditis

    10 Echocardiographic Assessment of the Left Ventricle

    11 Coronary Artery Disease: Ischemia, Infarction and Complications

    12 Coronary Artery Disease: Stress Echo

    13 Cardiomyopathies

    14 Diastolic Dysfunction and Echocardiographic Hemodynamics

    15 Contrast Echocardiography

    16 Proximal Isovelocity Surface Area and Flow Convergence Methods

    17 Echocardiography and Its Role in Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy

    18 Stress, Strain, Speckle and Tissue Doppler Imaging: Practical Applications

    19 Principles of Transesophageal Echocardiography

    20 Role of Transesophageal Echocardiography in Mitral Valve Repair

    21 Intracardiac Echocardiography

    22 Pericardial Diseases 

    23 Right Heart Diseases

    24 Cardiac Masses

    25 Cardiac Trauma

    26 Echocardiographic Guidance of Procedures


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