Atlas of Intraoperative Transesophageal  Echocardiography - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780721653563

Atlas of Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography

1st Edition

Surgical and Radiologic Correlations, Text with DVD

Authors: Donald Oxorn Catherine Otto
Hardcover ISBN: 9780721653563
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 22nd February 2007
Page Count: 440


This outstanding new atlas makes it easy to interpret intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography findings for both healthy and diseased patients. A multidisciplinary team uses clinical case studies to explore the characteristic intraoperative TEE findings for every type of cardiac abnormality, along with correlative imaging and pathology findings. Videos on the accompanying DVD demonstrate echocardiograms, cardiac catheterizations, and surgical procedures. The result is an outstanding way make sure you are obtaining the maximum diagnostic benefit from this versatile modality.

Key Features

  • Covers every aspect of intraoperative TEE for the most common cardiovascular anomalies as well as for normal presentations.
  • Uses a case-based approach to explore the typical clinical presentation and corresponding TEE findings for each abnormality, to parallel clinical practice.
  • Provides correlative CT and MR images, X-rays, intraoperative photographs, pathological specimens, and line drawings to help you understand what is shown in each TEE image.
  • Offers a unique view of TEE from cardiology, anesthesiology, pharmacology, and surgery perspectives.
  • Includes a DVD with videos demonstrating echocardiograms, cardiac catheterizations, and surgical procedures.

Table of Contents

  1. Coronary Artery Disease

    2. Mitral Valve Disease

    3. Aortic Valve Disease

    4. Right-sided Valve Disease

    5. Endocarditis

    6. Adult Congenital Heart Disease

    7. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

    8. Pericardial Disease

    9. Pulmonary Artery Surgery

    10. Aortic Disease

    11. Devices and Catheters

    12. Masses


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About the Author

Donald Oxorn

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, Division of Cardio-Thoracic Anesthesia, Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Catherine Otto

Affiliations and Expertise

J. Ward Kennedy-Hamilton Endowed Chair in Cardiology, Professor of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Director, Heart Valve Clinic, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington