LEFT ATRIAL MYXOMA DIAGNOSED BY ULTRASOUND CARDIOGRAPHY
- Sheared Pulmonary Artery Catheter: Transesophageal Echocardiography-Guided Removal. Tatar, Harun; Çiçek, Sertaç; Demirkilic, Ufuk; Süer, Hikmet; Özal, Ertugrul; Kuralay, Erkan; Öztürk, Ömer Y.; Narbay, Dündar // Vascular Surgery;Apr1994, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p229
Shearing of the pulmonary artery catheter is a rare complication. Intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography was used to localize the catheter in the heart and the catheter was successfully removed. Easy mobility of the pulmonary artery catheters should be tested prior to sternotomy closure...
- THE IMPACT OF HAND CARRIED ULTRASOUND DEVICES (HCU) IN THE CARDIAC OUTPATIENT CLINIC UPON THE REFERRAL PATTERNS TO THE ECHO DEPARTMENT. // Heart;Nov2002 Supplement 4, Vol. 88, pIv33
Discusses an abstract of the study, titled 'The impact of hand carried ultrasound devices (HCU) in the cardiac outpatient clinic upon the referral patterns to the echo department,' by D. Platts, M. Thomas, P. MacCarthy and M. Monaghan.
- Routine pre-op echocardiography is not necessary before non-cardiac procedures. // Modern Medicine;Jan97, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p56
Presents an abstract of the study `Echocardiography for assessing cardiac risk in patients having non-cardiac surgery,' by E.A. Halm, W.S. Browner et al published in the September 15, 1996 issue of the `Annals of Internal Medicine' journal.
- Contents page. // European Journal of Echocardiography;2008, Vol. 9 Issue suppl_1, pV
The table of contents for the December 2008 issue of the periodical "European Journal of Echocardiography" is presented.
- Atypical Shone's Complex Diagnosed by Echocardiography. Xiao-jing Ma; Guo-ying Huang; Xue-cun Liang; Xiao-qin Liu; Bing Jia // Pediatric Cardiology;Apr2011, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p442
Shone's complex is a rare and severe type of congenital left-sided obstructive lesion of multiple cardiovascular levels. This report aims to present the authors' experience diagnosing atypical Shone's complex using echocardiography. Atypical Shone's complex was diagnosed for 38 consecutive...
- Transcranial Doppler May Detect PFO Better Than TEE. Greb, Erik // Neurology Reviews;Jun2014, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p10
The article offers information on a study presented at the 2014 International Stroke Conference according to which transcranial Doppler is superior to transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) for the detection of patent foramen ovale (PEO). Topics discussed include views of J. David Spence,...
- Giant Noninflammatory and Nonatherosclerotic Coronary Arterial Aneursysm in the Left Main Trunk... Eguchi, Mariko; Kondoh, Susumu; Takagi, Yohichi; Tsuchihashi, Kazufumi; Abiru, Masayoshi; Minatoya, Youichi; Seino, Ryukichi; Fujise, Yukiyasu // Angiology;Jul2000, Vol. 51 Issue 7, p599
Assesses giant noninflammatory and nonatherosclerotic coronary arterial aneurysm in the left main trunk of the heart. Use of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) imaging in the study; Etiology and symptoms of coronary aneurysm; Advantages of a combined evaluation of coronary angiogram and IVUS images.
- Early warning of bad heart. Battersby, Stephen // New Scientist;11/30/2002, Vol. 176 Issue 2371, p15
Reports on the development of a blood test technique that identifies early signs of furry arteries. Benefits of the test in reduction of heart disease deaths; Existing method used for heart disease diagnosis; Process involved in the technique.
- Is pre-surgical test worth the risk? // USA Today Magazine;Feb96, Vol. 124 Issue 2609, p3
Reports that tests for hidden heart problems that might arise in patients undergoing non-cardiac vascular surgery tend to cause more harm than good. Inclusion of coronary angiography in procedure for repairing clogged leg arteries; Patients' risks of suffering heart attack or stroke as a result...