Essential Echocardiography - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780702045523, 9780702045547

Essential Echocardiography

2nd Edition

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Authors: Alisdair Ryding
Paperback ISBN: 9780702045523
eBook ISBN: 9780702045547
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
Published Date: 17th May 2013
Page Count: 272
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Description

  • Getting started
  • The cardiac chambers
  • The valves
  • Inside and outside the heart
  • Approach to examining and reporting
  • Appendices of normal values and useful formulae.

Key Features

  • The text covers the basic concepts of how ultrasound works and looks at practical aspects of how to perform an echo.
  • It examines both normal function as well as the whole range of pathologies encountered in day-to-day clinical practice.
  • There is particular emphasis on how to report your interpretation of the echo findings.
  • The book is highly illustrated throughout with real examples many of which are available to view in dynamic form on the Expert Consult platform, thus offering a comprehensive library of echo movies.
  • The text is fully up to date with the latest recommendations of the American Society of Echocardiography as well as equivalents from the British Society of Echocardiography
  • 100 self-assessment cases on the Expert Consult platform test knowledge and interpretation skills and are aimed at BSE accreditation exam level

Table of Contents

  • Getting started
  • The cardiac chambers
  • The valves
  • Inside and outside the heart
  • Approach to examining and reporting
  • Appendices of normal values and useful formulae.

Details

No. of pages:
272
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Churchill Livingstone 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
eBook ISBN:
9780702045547
eBook ISBN:
9780702056772
Paperback ISBN:
9780702045523

About the Author

Alisdair Ryding

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Interventional Cardiologist,Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals, Norwich, UK; Honorary Consultant Cardiologist, James Paget University Hospital, UK