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Echocardiography in Heart Failure and Cardiac Electrophysiology

Edited by Umashankar Lakshmanadoss

Ballad CVA Heart Institute

The world of echocardiography continues to be full of exciting new technological developments with an ultimate goal of better patient care. In this book, titled "Echocardiography in Heart Failure and Cardiac Electrophysiology", authors from various parts of the world contributed to the advancement of the field. We have included various chapters about the use of echocardiography and modalities of imaging in various common clinical scenarios - ranging from evaluation of commonly ignored right ventricle, imaging in congestive heart failure, to echocardiographic evaluation of critically ill patients. We have also included topics describing the use of echocardiography in cardiac electrophysiology with special interest to cardiac resynchronization therapy and atrial fibrillation ablation. These topics would be of great interest to the clinicians whether they are trainees, physicians, advanced care providers, or anyone involved in the patient care.

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Echocardiography in Heart Failure and Cardiac ElectrophysiologyEdited by Umashankar Lakshmanadoss

Published: October 19th 2016

DOI: 10.5772/61427

ISBN: 978-953-51-2739-0

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2738-3

Copyright year: 2016

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7462 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

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1. Introductory Chapter: Practical Approach to the Use of Intracardiac Echocardiography in Invasive Electrophysiology Procedures

By Umashankar Lakshmanadoss

612

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2. The Role of Electrocardiographic Markers in the Prevention of Atrial and Ventricular Arrhythmias

By Veronika Sebestyén and Zoltán Szabó

526

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3. Echocardiography and Other Noninvasive Imaging Techniques in the Selection and Management of Patients with Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy

By Silvia Lupu, Lucia Agoston-Coldea and Dan Dobreanu

666

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4. Multimodality Echocardiographic Assessment of Patients Undergoing Atrial Fibrillation Ablation

By Mariana Floria and Maria Daniela Tanase

801

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5. Speckle-Tracking Imaging, Principles and Clinical Applications: A Review for Clinical Cardiologists

By Iacopo Fabiani, Nicola Riccardo Pugliese, Veronica Santini, Lorenzo Conte and Vitantonio Di Bello

1679

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6. Cardiac Imaging in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

By Dai-Yin Lu and Ming-Chong Hsiung

491

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7. Noninvasive Measurement of Pulmonary Capillary Wedge Pressure by Speckle Tracking Echocardiography

By Masanori Kawasaki

566

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8. The Role of Echocardiography in the Management of Patients Undergoing a Ventricular Assist Device Implantation and/or Transplantation

By Tomoko Kato, Takashi Nishimura, Shunei Kyo, Kenji Kuwaki, Hiroyuki Dada and Atsushi Amano

460

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9. Assessment of Right Ventricle by Echocardiogram

By Gunjan Choudhary, Arushi A. Malik, Dwight Stapleton and Pratap C. Reddy

729

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10. Role of Echocardiography in the Critically Ill Patients

By Manivannan Veerasamy

932

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