This is the first book of its kind!! It is a practical, portable, full-colour resource to assist in the clinical practice of perioperative and intraoperative TEE, as well as a self-assessment manual for residents and clinicians.
Table of Contents
1. Physics of two dimensional and Doppler imaging 2. Transesophageal tomographic views 3. TEE in the operating room 4. Ventricular systolic function 5. Ventricular diastolic function 6. Valvular stenosis 7. Valvular regurgitation 8. Prosthetic Valvular Function 9. Pericardial Disease 10. Cardiomyopathies 11. Diseases of the Aorta 12. Cardiac masses 13. Congenital heart disease in the adult a. Valvular abnormalities b. Left Ventricular Outflow Tract and Aorta c. Septal Defects and Shunts d. Coronary Fistulas e. Anomalies of Systemic and Pulmonary Venous Return f. Complex Congenital Heart Disease g. Common Surgical Procedures h. Review Questions 14. Transplantation Surgery a. Heart b. Lung c. Liver d. Review Questions 15. Clinical problems a. Positioning of Intracardiac and Intravascular Catheters/devices (Heart PortA", Transmyocardial Laser Revascularization (TMR)) b. Integration with other Monitoring Modalities c. Myocardial Ischemia d. Intracardiac Air e. Hypotension f. Hypoxemia 16. New applications a. Contrast Echocardiography b. Tissue Doppler c. 3-Dimensional Echocardiography d. Intracardiac Echocardiography 17. Appendix a. Normal and abnormal chamber and vessel dimensions b. Normal and abnormal Doppler flow values c. Prosthetic valve velocities and gradients
Joseph Mathew, MD Associate Professor of Anesthesia Director of TEE Services Division of Cardiac Anesthesia Duke University Medical Center