Fetal Heart Ultrasound

2nd Edition

How, Why and When

Authors:

Key Features

·         Illustrated with over 400 pathological and ultrasound diagrams and images

·         Clarifies what makes the fetal heart normal, and what signs point to the pathologies that are important to diagnose

·         Step-by-step guide to establishing different views, illustrating the correlations between technique and medical image, and outlining the pitfalls, obstacles and errors and how to recognize and avoid them

·         Accompanying online ancillary material: original anatomical videoclips, ultrasound scans and self-assessment questions

Table of Contents

  1. Why: fetal heart ultrasound
  2. How: technical aspects
  3. How: anatomic-ultrasound correlations; 3 steps, 10 key points
  4. How: conducting the examination and its pitfalls
  5. Why: critical cardiac pathologies not to be overlooked
  6. When: fetal morphological examination after the discovery of a cardiopathy
  7. Points to remember

New chapter: First trimester ultrasonography

Details

No. of pages:
200
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Electronic ISBN:
9780702054808
Print ISBN:
9780702043413

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