Clinical Echocardiography Review

Author: Allan L. Klein
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781608310548
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Medical

"The book focuses on the time tested way of "the Socratic method" to teach the key concepts to busy clinical cardiologists, fellows, anesthesiologists and sonographers using a multiple choice question & answer format. The book will emphasize diagnostic interpretation rather than clinical management. This book is comprehensive with chapters ranging from fundamentals to new technologies. The format of each chapter is standardized with 3 types of questions. At the beginning, there are simple Type I questions followed by an answer. Then, Type II questions involving a question associated with a still frame graphic (M-Mode, 2-D or a 3-D) come next and are followed by an answer. Finally, Type III questions are presented involving case studies associated with several questions based on movies and still frames"--

Echocardiography Review Guide E Book

Author: Catherine N. Otto
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323655682
Release Date: 2019-02-15
Genre: Medical

In one compact resource, Echocardiography Review Guide, 4th Edition, provides both a concise review and an effective self-assessment for exam preparation. Easy-to-digest, bulleted text summarizes key concepts and gives precise step-by-step instructions for performing and interpreting echocardiographic studies. Study and self-assessment questions throughout help you increase your knowledge and identify areas for further study. This study guide is an ideal companion to Dr. Otto’s Textbook of Clinical Echocardiography and is a must-have resource for anyone preparing for the echocardiography boards, the PTEeXAM, the diagnostic cardiac sonographer’s exam, or other sonography exams. Includes updated images, content, and 30% NEW multiple-choice questions to address changes in the field and in the revised companion text, Textbook of Clinical Echocardiography. Contains concise, step-by-step instructions and questions on all aspects of echo use and interpretation, including how to record echos, avoid pitfalls, perform calculations, and understand the fundamentals for every type of cardiac problem. Teaches and tests in one convenient volume! Questions and answers are fed into an assessment and testing module on the website for convenient learning and review. Helps you prepare for exams with "The Echo Exam" section included in each chapter, which features a summary of how to perform the procedure along with all the necessary calculations, and diagnostic information you may encounter. Offers additional images and examples to help readers understand the concepts presented in the Textbook of Clinical Echocardiography. A quick reference guide and learning tool to keep "in your pocket" for integrating your clinical experience with didactic learning.

Echocardiography Review Guide E Book

Author: Catherine M. Otto
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781437703924
Release Date: 2011-04-13
Genre: Medical

Echocardiography Review Manual fully prepares you for success on the echocardiography boards, the PTEeXAM, or the diagnostic cardiac sonographer's exam. Drs. Catherine M. Otto and Rosario Freeman, along with cardiac sonographer Rebecca G. Schwaegler, clearly demonstrate how to record echos, avoid pitfalls, perform calculations, and understand the fundamentals of echocardiography for all types of cardiac disease. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader with intuitive search tools and adjustable font sizes. Elsevier eBooks provide instant portable access to your entire library, no matter what device you're using or where you're located. Enhance your calculation skills for all aspects of echocardiography. Challenge yourself with multiple-choice questions in every chapter - thoroughly updated in this edition - covering all of the latest information tested on exams. Review essential basic principles with The Echo Manual, a consolidated, portable reference from the Textbook of Clinical Echocardiography. Benefit from expert advice and easy-to-follow procedures on using and interpreting echo (including pitfalls in recording) in every chapter. Prepare for the PTEeXAM with a brand-new chapter on TEE. Assess your mastery of today’s clinical echocardiography with all-new questions and answers and new illustrations in every chapter.

Echocardiography Review Guide

Author: Catherine M. Otto
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781416029700
Release Date: 2007-10
Genre: Medical

This review manual to accompany the Textbook of Clinical Echocardiography, widely considered the ultimate reference for learning and understanding echocardiography, is your clinical case companion for understanding the basics or for brushing up on your current techniques. Easy-to-follow procedures on using and interpreting echo appear in every chapter. This versatile volume is the ideal review for echocardiography exams and the diagnostic cardiac sonographer's exam. Includes coverage of how to record, including pitfalls in recording, and the fundamentals of echo for all types of cardiac disease to refresh your understanding of data collection. Allows you to test calculations for all aspects of echo help you to practice in clinical scenarios. Contains multiple choice questions for disease understanding and reinforcement of clinical concepts. Incorporates The Echo Manual Consolidated reference from the Textbook of Clinical Echocardiography to help you understand or review basic principles.

Textbook of Clinical Echocardiography E Book

Author: Catherine M. Otto
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323481823
Release Date: 2016-11-12
Genre: Medical

Today’s echocardiography continues to be a low-cost, minimal-risk procedure with the potential to yield a vast amount of detailed, precise anatomic and physiologic information. Dr. Catherine Otto’s Textbook of Clinical Echocardiography, 6th Edition, clearly outlines how to master the core principles of echocardiographic imaging in order to make an initial diagnosis and integrate this data in clinical decision making for patients with a wide range of cardiovascular diseases. Ideal for cardiology fellows, medicine residents, and cardiac sonography students, this bestselling text teaches all the essential elements of ultrasound physics, tomographic and 3D anatomy, image acquisition, advanced imaging modalities, and application in specific disease categories– all with a practical, problem-based approach. Includes new Echo Math boxes in each chapter for quick review and greater comprehension. Provides new ASE recommendations for chamber quantitation, including updated tables of normal measurements. Matches full-color anatomic drawings of heart structures with the 2D and 3D echocardiographic views.

The Practice of Clinical Echocardiography

Author: Catherine M. Otto
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781437727654
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Medical

In Practice of Clinical Echocardiography, world-renowned authority Dr. Catherine M. Otto offers expert guidance on interpreting echocardiographic images and Doppler flow data and applying your findings to your daily clinical decision making. This medical reference book keeps you current on the latest advances and techniques, so you can implement the best possible approaches with your patients! Master the challenging practice of echocardiography through clear explanations of advanced concepts.. Reinforce your learning with a visually rich reference that includes abundant figures and tables to supplement the text. Utilize the most promising approaches for your patients with coverage of all echocardiography modalities, including contrast and 3-D echocardiography. Zero in on the critically important information and get a quick summary for review thanks to key points at the end of each chapter and a disease-oriented assessment of echocardiographic data. Access the complete contents online from your laptop or mobile device - anytime, anywhere - plus clinical cases, multiple-choice questions, videos, and eFigures at www.expertconsult.com! Stay current on the latest advances with a new chapter on echo-guided interventions for structural heart disease, extensive coverage of technical aspects of image and data acquisition, and many other essential updates. Master the practice of clinical echocardiography with Dr. Catherine M. Otto's best-selling text.

Practice of Clinical Echocardiography E Book

Author: Catherine M. Otto
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781455733798
Release Date: 2012-03-15
Genre: Medical

In Practice of Clinical Echocardiography, world-renowned authority Dr. Catherine M. Otto offers expert guidance on interpreting echocardiographic images and Doppler flow data and applying your findings to your daily clinical decision making. This medical reference book keeps you current on the latest advances and techniques, so you can implement the best possible approaches with your patients! Master the challenging practice of echocardiography through clear explanations of advanced concepts.. Reinforce your learning with a visually rich reference that includes abundant figures and tables to supplement the text. Utilize the most promising approaches for your patients with coverage of all echocardiography modalities, including contrast and 3-D echocardiography. Zero in on the critically important information and get a quick summary for review thanks to key points at the end of each chapter and a disease-oriented assessment of echocardiographic data. Access the complete contents online from your laptop or mobile device - anytime, anywhere - plus clinical cases, multiple-choice questions, videos, and eFigures at www.expertconsult.com! Stay current on the latest advances with a new chapter on echo-guided interventions for structural heart disease, extensive coverage of technical aspects of image and data acquisition, and many other essential updates.

Textbook of Clinical Echocardiography

Author: Catherine M. Otto
Publisher: Saunders
ISBN: 1416055592
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Medical

The fourth edition of this text presents an accessible primer by one of the foremost teachers and writers in the field. Readers will find straightforward explanations of the basics of ultrasound physics, image acquisition, and all the major techniques and major disease categories, as well as the latest on advanced echo techniques.

Faust s Anesthesiology Review E Book

Author: Michael J. Murray
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781437703672
Release Date: 2014-03-10
Genre: Medical

Quickly expand your knowledge base and master your residency with Faust's Anesthesiology Review, the world’s best-selling review book in anesthesiology. Combining comprehensive coverage with an easy-to-use format, this newly updated medical reference book is designed to efficiently equip you with the latest advances, procedures, guidelines, and protocols. It’s the perfect refresher on every major aspect of anesthesia. Take advantage of concise coverage of a broad variety of timely topics in anesthesia. Focus your study time on the most important topics, including anesthetic management for cardiopulmonary bypass, off-pump coronary bypass, and automatic internal cardiac defibrillator procedures; arrhythmias; anesthesia for magnetic resonance imaging; occupational transmission of blood-borne pathogens; preoperative evaluation of the patient with cardiac disease; and much more. Search the entire contents online at Expert Consult.com.

Valvular Heart Disease A Companion to Braunwald s Heart Disease E Book

Author: Catherine M. Otto
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781437721478
Release Date: 2009-09-18
Genre: Medical

Valvular Heart Disease is now an even better source for all your questions on dysfunctions or abnormalities of the heart’s four valves. In the third edition, Catherine Otto is joined by Robert Bonow and a team of expert contributors to bring you the latest developments in imaging and treatment. The full-color images and illustrations reflect the cutting-edge imaging and diagnostic modalities—Doppler echo and MR—that are so important for diagnosing aortic valve defects. Superb diagrams, an increased focus on imaging and case-based presentation, and new chapters—on Cardiac MR and CT imaging for valvular heart disease; Genetic, molecular and cellular mechanisms of valvular disease; Bicuspid aortic valve disease; and Ischemic mitral regurgitation—further enhance this valuable reference. Presents comprehensive coverage of valvular heart disease to provide you with a complete reference and one-stop shop for this specialty in cardiac medicine. Provides complete guidance on how and why to surgically treat valve patients for a reliable manual on managing difficult cases. Features chapters on pediatric and pregnant patients so you know what considerations to take into account when treating these special populations. Introduces Robert Bonow as an editor, who joins Catherine Otto and the team of expert authors to provide you with guidance from leaders in the field. Features new chapters—Genetic, molecular and cellular mechanisms of valvular disease; Bicuspid aortic valve disease; and Ischemic mitral regurgitation—for the latest in cutting-edge research and clinical data. Reflects the latest in imaging modalities in the new section on cardiac MR and CT imaging for valvular heart disease to provide you with a full understand of the tools for the most accurate diagnosis. Presents detailed illustrations and images in full color to better showcase valve anatomy and dysfunction, as well as important techniques and surgical procedures. Includes a summary of the new ACC/AHA valvular heart disease guidelines in each chapter to keep you up to date on the latest best practices throughout the field.

Echocardiography

Author: Garvan C. Kane
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451109610
Release Date: 2012-07-06
Genre: Medical

Complement to: Echo manual / Jae K. Oh, James B. Seward, A. Jamil Tajik. 3rd ed. c2006.

Pocket Guide to Echocardiography

Author: Andro G. Kacharava
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118480038
Release Date: 2012-07-25
Genre: Medical

With its easy accessibility, low cost, and ability to deliver,essential bedside information about the cardiac structure andfunction, echocardiography has become one of the most relied-upondiagnostic tools in clinical medicine. As a result, more cliniciansthan ever before must be able to accurately interpretechocardiographic information in order to administer appropriatetreatment. Based on the authors’ experience teaching echocardiographyin busy clinical settings, this new pocketbook provides reliableguidance on everyday clinical cardiac ultrasound and theinterpretation of echocardiographic images. It has been designed tohelp readers develop a stepwise approach to the interpretation of astandard transthoracic echocardiographic study and teach how tomethodically gather and assemble the most important informationfrom each of the standard echocardiographic views in order togenerate a complete final report of the study performed. What’s included: • A summary of TTE examination protocol and acomprehensive listing of useful formulas and normal values • Atrial and ventricular dimensions, LV and RVsystolic function, LV diastolic patterns • Echocardiographic findings in the most commonlyencountered cardiac diseases and disorders, including variouscardiomyopathies, cardiac tamponade, constrictive pericarditis,valvular heart disease, pulmonary hypertension, infectiveendocarditis, and congenital heart disease • Companion website with video clips and over 70self-assessment questions Packed with essential information and designed for quick look-up,this pocketbook will be of great assistance for anyone who works inbusy clinical settings and who needs a ready and reliable guide tointerpreting echocardiographic information to help deliver optimalpatient care.

Kaplan s Cardiac Anesthesia

Author: Joel A. Kaplan
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781437703597
Release Date: 2011-04-11
Genre: Medical

Optimize perioperative outcomes with Kaplan’s Cardiac Anesthesia! Dr. Joel L. Kaplan and a host of other authorities help you make the best use of the latest techniques and navigate your toughest clinical challenges. Whether you are administering anesthesia to cardiac surgery patients or to cardiac patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery, you’ll have the guidance you need to avoid complications and ensure maximum patient safety. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader, conduct rapid searches, and adjust font sizes for optimal readability. Compatible with Kindle®, nook®, and other popular devices. Update your understanding of cardiovascular and coronary physiology, and the latest advances in molecular biology and inflammatory response mechanisms. Master the newest approaches to perioperative assessment and management, including state-of-the art diagnostic techniques. Tap into the latest knowledge about 2D and 3D transesophageal echocardiography, anesthesia delivery for minimally invasive/robotic cardiac surgery, assist devices and artificial hearts, cardiac pacing, cardiac resynchronization therapy, ablation techniques, and more. Access the complete contents online at Expert Consult, plus additional online-only features including an ECG atlas...videos that demonstrate 2-D and 3-D TEE techniques in real time...and an Annual Year End Highlight from the Journal of Cardiovascular Anesthesia that’s posted each February. Clearly visualize techniques with over 800 full-color illustrations.