Principles of Echocardiography and Intracardiac Echocardiography, Expert Consult ? Online and Print

Principles of Echocardiography and Intracardiac Echocardiography

Expert Consult ? Online and Print

By Stuart J. Hutchison, MD, FRCPC, FACC, FAHA, FASE, FSCMR, FSCCT, Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Calgary, Division of Cardiology, Departments of Cardiac Sciences and Radiology, Foothills Medical Center, Calgary, Canada


1 The Aortic Valve

2 Aortic Stenosis

3 Aortic Insufficiency

4 The Mitral Valve

5 Mitral Stenosis

6 Mitral Insufficiency

7 Tricuspid and Pulmonic Valve Disease

8 Prosthetic Valves

9 Infective Endocarditis

10 Echocardiographic Assessment of the Left Ventricle

11 Coronary Artery Disease: Ischemia, Infarction and Complications

12 Coronary Artery Disease: Stress Echo

13 Cardiomyopathies

14 Diastolic Dysfunction and Echocardiographic Hemodynamics

15 Contrast Echocardiography

16 Proximal Isovelocity Surface Area and Flow Convergence Methods

17 Echocardiography and Its Role in Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy

18 Stress, Strain, Speckle and Tissue Doppler Imaging: Practical Applications

19 Principles of Transesophageal Echocardiography

20 Role of Transesophageal Echocardiography in Mitral Valve Repair

21 Intracardiac Echocardiography

22 Pericardial Diseases 

23 Right Heart Diseases

24 Cardiac Masses

25 Cardiac Trauma

26 Echocardiographic Guidance of Procedures