Chapter

Transoesophageal examination

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/9780199591794.003.0005

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Cardiology

Transoesophageal examination

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Introduction - Indications - Contraindications and complications - Information for the patient - Preparing for the study - Preparing and cleaning the probe - Probe movements - Anaesthetic, sedation, and analgesia - Sedation complications - Intubation - Image acquisition - Four chamber view - Five chamber view - Short axis (aortic valve) view - Short axis (right ventricle) view - Long axis (aortic valve) view - Long axis (mitral valve) view - Atrial septum (bicaval) view - Two chamber (atrial appendage) view - Pulmonary vein views - Coronary sinus view - Transgastric short axis views - Transgastric long axis view - Transgastric long axis (aortic) view - Transgastric right ventricular view - Deep transgastric view - Pulmonary artery view - Aortic views - 3D oesophageal views - 3D mitral valve - 3D aortic valve - 3D aorta - 3D tricuspid valve - 3D pulmonary valve - 3D left ventricle - 3D interatrial septum - X-plane

Chapter.  12776 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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