skip to content
Echocardiography in mitral valve disease Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Echocardiography in mitral valve disease

Author: Francesco Fulvio Faletra
Publisher: Milan ; New York : Springer, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This book provides a comprehensive account of the role of echocardiography in patients with mitral valve disease. The normal echocardiographic anatomy of the mitral valve is first presented, and the applications of echocardiography in mitral valve disease are then covered in detail by experts from different subspecialties in cardiology. Topics include etiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, assessment of severity, and  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Francesco Fulvio Faletra
ISBN: 9788847054356 8847054354
OCLC Number: 852687688
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Echocardiographic anatomy of the mitral valve --
Mitral valve insufficiency --
Functional mitral valve insufficiency --
Determining the severity of mitral valve insufficiency --
Rheumatic mitral stenosis --
The left atrium --
Percutaneous techniques --
Surgical indications and techniques.
Responsibility: Francesco Fulvio Faletra.
More information:

Abstract:

This book provides a comprehensive account of the role of echocardiography in patients with mitral valve disease. The normal echocardiographic anatomy of the mitral valve is first presented, and the applications of echocardiography in mitral valve disease are then covered in detail by experts from different subspecialties in cardiology. Topics include etiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, assessment of severity, and role of echocardiography in percutaneous and surgical techniques. The highly readable text is supported by a wealth of color images obtained with 3D echocardiography, currently the gold standard for the evaluation of mitral valve disease. The interdisciplinary approach used in describing the diagnostic and therapeutic applications will make this book useful for the clinical cardiologist as well as the echocardiographer. It will allow cardiologists to advance their knowledge in the field and will serve as an excellent updating tool for professionals engaged in echocardiography and cardiac diagnostic imaging.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

From the reviews: "This book provides both background information as well as an up-to-date review of advances in evaluation of the complex structure that is the mitral valve. ... It is intended for Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/852687688>
library:oclcnum"852687688"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/852687688>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookFormatschema:EBook
schema:copyrightYear"2013"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2013"
schema:description"Echocardiographic anatomy of the mitral valve -- Mitral valve insufficiency -- Functional mitral valve insufficiency -- Determining the severity of mitral valve insufficiency -- Rheumatic mitral stenosis -- The left atrium -- Percutaneous techniques -- Surgical indications and techniques."
schema:description"This book provides a comprehensive account of the role of echocardiography in patients with mitral valve disease. The normal echocardiographic anatomy of the mitral valve is first presented, and the applications of echocardiography in mitral valve disease are then covered in detail by experts from different subspecialties in cardiology. Topics include etiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, assessment of severity, and role of echocardiography in percutaneous and surgical techniques. The highly readable text is supported by a wealth of color images obtained with 3D echocardiography, currently the gold standard for the evaluation of mitral valve disease. The interdisciplinary approach used in describing the diagnostic and therapeutic applications will make this book useful for the clinical cardiologist as well as the echocardiographer. It will allow cardiologists to advance their knowledge in the field and will serve as an excellent updating tool for professionals engaged in echocardiography and cardiac diagnostic imaging."
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1405446022>
schema:genre"Electronic books."
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Echocardiography in mitral valve disease"
schema:publisher
schema:url<http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-88-470-5435-6>
schema:url<http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=604815>
schema:url<http://lib.myilibrary.com?id=518269>
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.