Illustrative Video Manual of Echocardiography: A Step by Step Approach (Part I)

by Rajesh Shah

This illustrative video manual focuses on echocardiography: a step by step approach. Echocardiography uses sound waves to examine the structure of the heart and its valves, giving information on the function and pumping action of the heart. It is used to diagnose and manage heart disease. This book consists of 11 chapters, which include echo physics, image optimization, introduction to echocardiography, basics of color flow imaging and Doppler echocardiography, mitral valve and mitral stenosis, mitral regurgitation, aortic valve and aortic stenosis, aortic regurgitation, pulmonary valve, tricuspid valve, and pulmonary hypertension. This video manual brings trainee cardiologists and radiologists fully up to date with the latest developments in echocardiography, reflecting recent changes in technology and clinical use. The narrative slides and a step-by-step approach are easy-to-comprehend and have been designed in such a way that will appeal to a new user as well as an experienced echo-cardiographer. The well-illustrated and informative slides and images are smartly interspersed with practical tips making it for an extremely useful resource for the echo practitioner.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Shah Rajesh Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Shri Krishna Hospital; Tapadia Diagnostic Centre, Hitech Critical Care Centre, Sai ICCU and Critical Care Centre, Krupamayee Hospital and ICCU, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India
ISBN 9789352705047
Speciality Cardiology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18176
Edition 2/e
Publishing Year 2019
Pages 64
Book Type Professional


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