Echocardiography in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease

From Fetus to Adult
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Dec 15, 2015
Product Number: EB00666299
Released: Apr 03, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118742211
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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This comprehensive textbook on the echocardiographic assessment of pediatric and congenital heart disease has been updated for a second edition with an emphasis on new technologies. This highly-illustrated full-color reference contains over 1200 figures, and offers over 600 video clips on a companion website. -Fully updated, with new chapters on the assessment of the post-Fontan procedure patient and on pregnancy and heart disease -Each lesion chapter includes new section highlighting the key elements of the echocardiogram(s) -Written by experts from the leading centers around the world, with numerous new authors -Revision emphasizes new technologies and quality of images -Comprehensive content contains overview of ultrasound physics, discussion of laboratory set-up, protocol for a standard pediatric echocardiogram and quantitative methods of echocardiographic evaluation, including assessment of diastolic function -Also includes special techniques and topics including 3D echocardiography, intraoperative echocardiography, and fetal echocardiography

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