Intraprocedural Imaging Of Cardiovascular Interventions by Michael H. PicardIntraprocedural Imaging Of Cardiovascular Interventions by Michael H. Picard

Intraprocedural Imaging Of Cardiovascular Interventions

byMichael H. PicardEditorJonathan J. Passeri, Jacob P. Dal-bianco

Book & Toy | May 13, 2016

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T his book teaches the key knowledge required for the use of ultrasound to guide many catheter based cardiac therapies. While live CME courses are now covering this material there are very few textbooks on this topic. A unique aspect of this book is that it has many images to illustrate the teaching points. The use of minimally invasive treatments of many cardiac diseases especially by catheter based therapies and devices is a rapidly expanding discipline in cardiology and radiology.  Cardiac ultrasound particularly echocardiography is utilized extensively to guide these therapies. Many echocardiographers are being called upon to guide these therapies but they have not been trained in this unique use of echocardiography.
Michael H. Picard, MD, FACC, FASE, FAHA is the Director of the Echocardiography at Massachusetts General Hospital and Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He is a Past-President of the American Society of Echocardiography. His recent volunteer service includes membership on the committees that developed the ACC Appropriaten...
Title:Intraprocedural Imaging Of Cardiovascular InterventionsFormat:Book & ToyDimensions:168 pagesPublished:May 13, 2016Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3319294261

ISBN - 13:9783319294261


Table of Contents

TEE-guided cardioversion.- Transcatheter aortic valve replacement.- ASD closure.- Closure of paravalvular leaks.- VSD closure.- Transcatheter repair of the mitral valve.- LA appendage closure.- Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy - alcohol septal ablation.- Percutaneous mitral valvotomy.- Catheter based removal of intracardiac thrombus.- OCT/IVUS role in coronary interventions.- Retrieving embolized devices.- Role of imaging in mechanical circulatory support of the heart.