Fetal Heart Ultrasound

2nd Edition

How, Why and When

Editors:

  • Catherine Fredouille
  • Jean-Eric Develay-Morice
  • Claudio Lombardi
  • 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
    Print ISBN:
    9780702043413
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702054808