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Assessment of valvular heart disease

Jim Newton, Nikant Sabharwal, Saul Myerson, Steven Westaby and Bernard Prendergast

in Valvular Heart Disease

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199559237
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726200 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199559237.003.0002

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Assessment of valvular heart disease

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Introduction - Clinical evaluation - Clinical examination - Transthoracic echocardiography - Transthoracic echocardiography: valve anatomy - Transoesophageal echocardiography - Stress testing - Cardiovascular magnetic resonance - Cardiac catheterization - Additional tests

Chapter.  6325 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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