TITLE

Echocardiography in the ICU: time for widespread use!

AUTHOR(S)
Cholley, Bernard P.; Vieillard-Baron, Antoine; Mebazaa, Alexandre
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Intensive Care Medicine;Jan2006, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
editorial
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the significance of echocardiography in the Intensive Care Units. Echocardiography is regarded as a powerful diagnostic tool in diagnosing and analyzing critically ill patients. The usage and function of echocardiography in the ICU was discussed. The pyramid of echocardiography skills in the intensive care unit was presented in this article.
ACCESSION #
19316270

 

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