A Practical Approach to Transesophageal Echocardiography

Edited by Albert C. Perrino, Jr., MD and Scott T. Reeves, MD, MBA, FACC
Contributing Authors  |  Preface  |  Dedication  |  Book Info


CONTENTS:

Part I. Essentials of Two-Dimensional Imaging

1.

 

Principles and Technology of Two-Dimensional Echocardiography

by Andrew Maslow and Albert C. Perrino, Jr.

2.

 

Two-Dimensional Examination

by Joseph P. Miller

3.

 

Ventricular Systolic Performance and Pathology

by J. Scott Walton, Scott T. Reeves, and Bruce H. Dorman, Jr.

4.

 

Diagnosis of Myocardial Ischemia

by Martin J. London

Part II. Essentials of Doppler Echocardiography

5.

 

Doppler Technology and Technique

by Albert C. Perrino, Jr.

6.

 

Quantitative Doppler and Hemodynamics

by Andrew Maslow and Albert C. Perrino, Jr.

7.

 

Evaluation of Ventricular Diastolic Function

by Stanton K. Shernan and Michael R. Zile

Part III. Transesophageal Echocardiography in Valvular Disease and Surgery

8.

 

Mitral Regurgitation

by A. Stephane Lambert

9.

 

Mitral Valve Stenosis

by Colleen Gorman Koch

10.

 

Mitral Valve Repair

by Kristine J. Hirsch and Gregory M. Hirsch

11.

 

Aortic Regurgitation

by Ira S. Cohen

12.

 

Aortic Stenosis

by Ira S. Cohen

13.

 

Prosthetic Valves

by Albert T. Cheung

14.

 

Right Ventricle, Right Atrium, Tricuspid Valve, and Pulmonic Valve

by Gautam M. Sreeram and Jonathan B. Mark

Part IV. Clinical Challenges

15.

 

Transesophageal Echocardiography for Coronary Revascularization

by Stuart J. Weiss and John G. Augoustides

16.

 

Transesophageal Echocardiography of the Thoracic Aorta

by Kim J. Payne, William M. Yarbrough, John S. Ikonomidis, and Scott T. Reeves

17.

 

Transesophageal Echocardiography in the Intensive Care Unit

by Emilio B. Lobato and Felipe Urdaneta

18.

 

Transesophageal Echocardiography for Congenital Heart Disease in the Adult

by Kathryn Rouine-Rapp and Wanda C. Miller-Hance

Part V. Man and Machine

19.

 

Common Artifacts and Pitfalls of Clinical Echocardiography

by Joseph P. Miller, Albert C. Perrino, Jr., and Zak Hillel

20.

 

Techniques and Tricks for Optimizing Transesophageal Images

by Herbert W. Dyal II, Michael D. Frith, and Scott T. Reeves

Appendices

1.

 

Transesophageal Echocardiographic Anatomy
 

2.

 

Summaries of Valvular Stenosis and Insufficiency
 

3.

 

Answers to Questions