• Echocardiography has unearthed links among morbid pediatric obesity, sleep disorders, and potentially fatal pulmonary hypertension, according to a study presented at the 2006 American Society of Echocardiography meeting in Baltimore, Maryland. (diagnosticimaging.com)
  • Out of the 140 players, 26% had left ventricular enlargement and 42% had right ventricular enlargement as defined by the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) guidelines. (auntminnie.com)
  • This study was conducted as part of the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) Foundation's Valvular Assessment Leading to Unexplored Echocardiographic Stratagems (VALUES) program, a four-day teaching and research event held at the Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Medical Sciences in Bangalore, India, August 11-14, 2014. (medindia.net)
  • A poster based on the results of the study will be displayed in the Poster and Exhibit Hall from Saturday June 13 through Monday June 15 at the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) 26th Annual Scientific Sessions at the Hynes Convention Center, Boston. (medindia.net)
  • As the largest global organization for cardiovascular ultrasound imaging, the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) is the leader and advocate, setting practice standards and guidelines. (medindia.net)
  • An echocardiography is a diagnostic method in which a handheld device is placed on the chest and high-frequency sound waves produce images of the heart's size, structure and motion. (heart.org)
  • Stuart J. Hutchison-a premier cardiac diagnostic specialist-explains the dos and don'ts of echocardiography so that you get the best images and avoid artifacts. (elsevier.com)
  • The student will demonstrate knowledge and understanding of clinical echocardiography diagnostic procedures and testing. (oit.edu)
  • In my opinion, the article does not provide a clinically relevant basis for the diagnostic relevance of echocardiography, anywhere. (aerzteblatt.de)
  • This updated textbook provides an essential evidence-based approach to echocardiography and includes practical case-based instruction illustrating a wide variety of clinical scenarios in which echocardiography is a vital diagnostic option for physicians. (buecher.de)
  • Echocardiography Review Manual fully prepares you for success on the echocardiography boards, the PTEeXAM, or the diagnostic cardiac sonographer's exam. (elsevier.com)
  • 5 6 The simplest confirmation of the diagnosis is provided by echocardiography, which is as reliable as other diagnostic methods such as radionuclide angiography. (bmj.com)
  • Short audiovisual presentations were made describing the background to the service, the diagnostic capabilities of echocardiography, and advice on who to refer. (bmj.com)
  • To become a Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) with certification in the Adult Echocardiography (AE) specialty, candidates must have appropriate medical education and clinical experience, and must pass both the Sonography Principles & Instrumentation (SPI) exam and the AE specialty exam administered by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS). (studyguidezone.com)
  • Principles of Echocardiography and Intracardiac Echocardiography has everything you need to successfully obtain and interpret cardiac echo images. (elsevier.com)
  • This test usually occurs in an echocardiography laboratory, or echo lab, but it can also occur in your doctor's office or other medical setting. (healthline.com)
  • Recognized as the "Father of Echocardiography", the Swedish physician Inge Edler (1911-2001), a graduate of Lund University, was the first of his profession to apply in diagnosing cardiac disease ultrasonic pulse echo imaging technique, which the acoustical physicist Floyd Firestone had developed to detect defects in metal castings. (wikipedia.org)
  • A follow-up or limited echo study, 93308 Echocardiography, transthoracic, real-time with image documentation (2D), includes M-mode recording, when performed, follow-up or limited study does not evaluate (or document the attempt to evaluate) all the structures that comprise the complete echocardiographic exam, as outlined in the CPT® criteria, above. (aapc.com)
  • Since 2009, three-dimensional echocardiography has experienced significant technological improvement and the technique has been implemented in the most advanced echo labs and cardiac surgery operating rooms to provide crucial morphological and quantitative information to improve patient management. (escardio.org)
  • Review essential basic principles with The Echo Manual , a consolidated, portable reference from the Textbook of Clinical Echocardiography . (elsevier.com)
  • Update and expand your clinical skills with new chapters on Systemic Diseases, Interventional Echocardiography in Congenital Heart Disease, and Echo Assessment of Mechanical Circulatory Support , plus extensive updates throughout. (ecampus.com)
  • Additional responsibilities during the echo rotation will include the presentation of cases or special topics during Echocardiography Grand Rounds. (uab.edu)
  • The Echocardiography Laboratory, led by Dr. Vandana Sachdev, performs comprehensive cardiac imaging for NHLBI and all institutes at the NIH Clinical Center. (nih.gov)
  • Our state-of-the-art echocardiography laboratory, accredited under strict IAC standards, is located in beautiful, patient-friendly facilities. (weillcornell.org)
  • Our echocardiography laboratory is one of the busiest in the nation performing over 20,000 studies a year, which include over 1,000 transesophageal echocardiograms and over 500 stress echocardiograms. (weillcornell.org)
  • Our work sought to investigate the incremental benefit of portable devices such as the smartphone-connected iECG and point-of-care laboratory tests to handheld echocardiography through the design of mobile health clinics that were created to provide the diagnosis and treatment among a variety of patients with structural heart disease. (medindia.net)
  • There are a variety of online and print resources available for preparing to take the Adult Echocardiography specialty examination, including practice tests, content outlines, study guides, and sample questions based on the actual ARDMS exam. (studyguidezone.com)
  • 1,2 In studies where neonatal echocardiography was performed routinely on every newborn, the incidence rose to approximately 75 per 1,000 live births, with most of the difference attributed to the diagnosis of muscular ventricular septal defects (VSDs) that escaped diagnosis by clinical examination alone. (appliedradiology.com)
  • The aim of this review is to provide a comprehensive overview of contemporary echocardiography for the general cardiologist and physician, summarising established indications with the supporting evidence and also highlighting recent technological advances within the subspeciality, particularly in stress three-dimensional echocardiography, deformation imaging and contrast echocardiography, and the emerging role of real-time echocardiography for guidance of interventional procedures. (hindawi.com)
  • She is a prolific and reliable editor, editing five other Elsevier echocardiography titles ranging from educational content for cardiologists and technicians (Textbook of Clinical Echocardiography, Echocardiography Review Guide) to practitioner references (The Practice of Echocardiography, Intraoperative and Interventional Echocardiography) and a title in Braunwald's Companion series Valvular Heart Disease. (elsevier.com)
  • Echocardiography in Adult Congenital Heart Disease provides the cardiologist with access to the considerable wealth of imaging data from Royal Brompton Hospital and National Heart and Lung Institute in London, UK. (springer.com)
  • Effectively evaluate congenital heart disorders with Echocardiography in Pediatric and Adult Congenital Heart Disease ! (ecampus.com)
  • Echocardiography in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease addresses the needs of trainees and practitioners in this field, filling a void caused by the lack of material in this fast-growing area. (wiley.com)
  • This is a joint position statement of the British Society of Echocardiography, the British Heart Valve Society and the Society for Endocrinology on the role of echocardiography in monitoring patients receiving dopamine agonist (DA) therapy for hyperprolactinaemia. (medscape.com)
  • Transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) is a test that produces pictures of your heart. (heart.org)
  • 4121058 1 Echocardiography provides important anatomical and functional information about the heart muscle, chamber sizes, ventricular wall thickness, valves and intracardiac connections. (pulsetoday.co.uk)
  • Does screening for heart disease with echocardiography decrease mortality, myocardial infarction risk, or stroke risk? (aafp.org)
  • Population-based screening for heart disease or valve disease with echocardiography will identify cardiac pathology in patients but does not decrease mortality, myocardial infarction risk, or stroke risk. (aafp.org)
  • The participants were randomly assigned, concealed allocation unknown, to a onetime screening for heart disease using two-dimensional echocardiography or to no screening. (aafp.org)
  • 2-D (2-dimensional) echocardiography - This technique is used to "see" the actual structures and motion of the heart structures. (chw.org)
  • Echocardiography is used to assess different areas of the heart and can detect heart disease or signs of serious conditions. (thehour.com)
  • At the Cooper Heart Institute, we combine the expertise and experience of our physicians with advanced equipment and software to offer a full range of cardiac studies, including echocardiography. (cooperhealth.org)
  • Echocardiography uses sound waves to make images of the heart. (medicalcityhospital.com)
  • Available at: http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/HeartAttack/SymptomsDiagnosisofHeartAttack/Transesophageal-Echocardiography-TEE%5FUCM%5F441655%5FArticle.jsp. (medicalcityhospital.com)
  • Researchers announced results of a new study which demonstrated that smartphone-based mHealth devices, coupled with handheld echocardiography, can provide improved assessment and are readily integrated at the point-of-care for evaluation of patients with structural heart diseases. (medindia.net)
  • Echocardiography uses sound waves to produce an image of the heart and to see how it is functioning. (texasheart.org)
  • ACC/AHA/ASE 2003 guideline for the clinical application of echocardiography www.acc.org/qualityandscience/clinical/statements.htm (Accessed on August 24, 2006). (uptodate.com)
  • The numerous modalities within echocardiography furnish the scanning sonographer or physician with a wide array of technologies for complete assessment of cardiac morphology and function. (hindawi.com)
  • Echocardiography highlights the clinical utility of these evolving modalities that are now crucial to the renaissance of echocardiography, and it provides a thorough clinical review of this most revealing and adaptable methods of imaging a patient. (buecher.de)
  • Once an application has been approved by the ARDMS, candidates must schedule their Adult Echocardiography specialty exam at a local test center and pay any exam or renewal fees. (studyguidezone.com)
  • Recommendations for transoesophageal echocardiography: EACVI update 2014. (nih.gov)
  • Written by national and international echocardiography experts from the Cleveland Clinic and other leading institutions, Clinical Echocardiography Review: A Self-Assessment Tool is a question-and-answer book to help trainees and clinicians assess and expand their knowledge of echocardiographic studies. (ecampus.com)
  • In addition, we highlight some of the limitations of echocardiography in the assessment of these patients. (ingentaconnect.com)
  • The iE33 systems interface brings innovative methods to echocardiography. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Echocardiography Experienced cardiologists performed preoperative TTE examinations in all patients scheduled for CABG by using IE33 echocardiography system (Philips, Amsterdam, The Netherlands) at last one month before surgery. (scribd.com)
  • Repeat transthoracic echocardiography should then be performed at 5 years after starting cabergoline in patients taking a total weekly dose less than or equal to 2 mg. (medscape.com)
  • Echocardiography has been shown to be a very sensitive detector of proximal aneurysms 4 and, therefore, is used to monitor patients diagnosed with KD. (aappublications.org)
  • We studied the value of an open access echocardiography service in assessing patients with suspected left ventricular systolic dysfunction. (bmj.com)
  • The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of cardioselective β-blockers in echocardiography and cardiopulmonary exercise tests (CPET) in COPD patients. (uwi.edu)
  • MDCT is a better way to measure annular size in patients with aortic stenosis who are candidates for transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) than two dimensional echocardiography, a new study indicates. (medicalxpress.com)