Fetal Cardiovascular Imaging: A Disease Based Approach

1st Edition

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  • Jack Rychik
  • Zhiyun Tian
  • Key Features

    • Enhance your cardiac imaging skills with a video library demonstrating imaging of the normal heart, and the imaging presentation of more than 100 different fetal heart problems.
    • Recognize potential problems using views of the normal heart in development for comparative diagnosis.
    • Get comprehensive coverage of cardiac anatomy, pathophysiology, natural history and disease management.

    See developing and existing problems as they appear in practice thanks to an abundance of vivid color images, drawings, pathologic specimens, and diagnostic algorithms.

    Table of Contents

    1. The fetal circulation

    2. Embryology of the cardiovascular system

    3. The fetal cardiovascular examination

    4. Three and Four Dimensional Imaging in Fetal Echocardiography

    5. Prenatal practice care model and delivery of the fetus with cardiovascular disease

    6. Counseling and support for the family carrying a fetus with cardiovascular disease

    7. Ventricular septal defects

    8. Atrial septal defects

    9. Atrioventricular canal defects

    10. Tetralogy of Fallot

    11. Tetralogy of Fallot with pulmonary atresia

    12. Tetralogy of Fallot with absent pulmonary valve leaflet syndrome

    13. Malalignment of conal septum with arch obstruction

    14. Transposition of the great arteries

    15. Corrected transposition of the great arteries

    16. Double-outlet right ventricle

    17. Truncus Arteriosus

    18. Aortopulmonary window

    19. Aortic stenosis

    20. Coarctation of the aorta

    21.Congenital absence of aortic valve leaflets


    Hypoplastic left heart syndrome

    23. AS and Mitral Valve Dysplasia Syndrome

    24. Pulmonary stenosis

    25. Pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum

    26. Ebstein's anomaly and other abnormalities of the tricuspid valve

    27. Tricuspid atresia

    28. Heterotaxy syndrome and complex single ventricle

    29. Double-inlet left ventricle

    30. Cardiac masses and tumors

    31. Echo "bright" spot in the heart

    32. Ectopia cordis

    33. Diverticulum of the ventricle

    34. Conjoined twins

    35. Fetal Cardiomyopathy

    36. Abnormalities of the Ductus Arteriosus

    37. Agenesis of the Ductus Venosus

    38. Twin-twin transfusion syndrome

    39. Twin reverse arterial perfusion

    40. Sacrococcygeal teratoma

    41. Cerebro-arteriovenous malformation

    42. Pulmonary arteriovenous malforma


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