•Systolic Function and Strain Imaging
•Coronary Artery Disease and Stress Testing
•Right Ventricular Function and Pulmonary Hypertension
•Tricuspid Valve and Pulmonic Valve
•Cardiomyopathies: Dilated, Hypertrophic, Restrictive, Right Sided
•Echocardiographic Swan Ganz Cather: Hemodynamics
•Congenital Heart Disease
•Additional Echo Modalities: M mode, TEE, 3D echo, Interventional echo.
This is a comprehensive yet easy to read study guide for those preparing for the echocardiography board examinations, which brings all of the critical resources together into one convenient and portable resource. Echocardiography is an integral part of routine cardiology practice and this book represents a quick, yet thorough, reference that can be easily consulted to help practicing clinicians deliver high quality care to their patients.The Echocardiography Companion: Study Guide and Review includes a comprehensive educationally-focused review of the technique, its clinical uses, applications, and utilization in all cardiac conditions. The practical and quick reference format allows it to serve as a reference book and as a helpful companion to students, on which notes can be taken while studying from other resources such as board review videos.
• Features highly didactic learning material including “bullet point” key points
• Provides a comprehensive “question and answer” reference designed for board review available
• Includes easy to interpret charts, graphs, and diagrams to further aid in the understanding and memorization of concepts