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Transthoracic anatomy and pathology: chambers and vessels

Paul Leeson, Daniel Augustine, Andrew R.J.Mitchell and Harald Becher

in Echocardiography

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print October 2012 | ISBN: 9780199591794
Published online October 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191740848 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199591794.003.0004

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Cardiology

Transthoracic anatomy and pathology: chambers and vessels

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Left ventricle - Left ventricular assessment - Left ventricular size - Left ventricular size: 2D normal ranges - Left ventricular thickness and mass - Left ventricular thickness and mass: normal ranges - Left ventricular hypertrophy - Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy - Left ventricular non-compaction - Restrictive cardiomyopathy - Dilated cardiomyopathy - Myocarditis - Left ventricular function - Global systolic function - Regional systolic function - Left ventricular strain - Diastolic function - HFNEF - Left ventricular synchrony - Optimization - Right ventricle - Right ventricular size - Right ventricular wall thickness - Right ventricular function - Right ventricular overload - Left atrium - Left atrial size - Left atrial function - Left and right atria: normal ranges - Right atrium - Right atrial size - Interatrial septum - Atrial septal defects - Patent foramen ovale - Atrial septal aneurysm - Ventricular septum - Ventricular septal defects - Pericardium - Pericardial effusion - Cardiac tamponade - Constrictive pericarditis - Congenital pericardial disease - Pericardial tumours - Acute pericarditis - Pericardiocentesis - Aorta - Aortic size - Aortic dilatation - Marfan syndrome - Aortic dissection - Aortic coarctation - Sinus of Valsalva aneurysm - Aortic atherosclerosis - Cardiac tumours - Congenital heart disease - Congenital defects - Surgical correction of congenital heart disease

Chapter.  29099 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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