Whereas echocardiographic examination is a central component of diagnosis, alone it is ... Echocardiographic examination confirms the size, location, and other characteristics of the ... Several echocardiographic features support the hemodynamic diagnosis of tamponade including early diastolic ... Echocardiographic examination then supports decisions around the early treatment and drainage ... Keyword: goal-directed echocardiography.
AbstractText: The aim of this study was to examine the current practice and use of transfemoral approach (TFA) for coronaryangiography and intervention AbstractText: Wide variability exists in TFA techniques for coronary procedures AbstractText: The authors developed a survey instrument that was distributed via e-mail lists from professional societies ...
AbstractText: The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) clinical guidelines 'chest pain of recent onset: assessment and diagnosis' (update 2016) state CTcoronaryangiography (CTCA) should be offered as the first-line investigation for patients with stable chest pain. However, the current provision in the UK is unknown.
... of high-risk obstructive coronary artery disease (CAD) on diagnostic coronaryangiography... testing for the evaluation of chest pain and underwent diagnostic coronaryangiography within the subsequent 3 months... the 412 patients, 105 (25%) had high-risk CAD on coronaryangiography... This supports the strategy for provisional use of myocardialperfusionimaging in patients with low functional capacity and/or abnormal stress ...
Pathologic Constriction (3), Coronary Artery Disease (2), more mentions
... NIV) or CPAP on cardiac structure and function assessed by echocardiography AbstractText: We performed a secondary analysis of the data from ... lifestyle modification (control group, n=70) on structural and functional echocardiographic changes AbstractText: Conventional transthoracic two-dimensional and Doppler echocardiograms were ... Echocardiographers at each site were blinded to the treatment arms.
Cardiovascular Diseases (3), Anti-Obesity and Weight Loss (2) Pulmonary Hypertension (3), Left Ventricular Hypertrophy (3), Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome (2), more mentions
We examined the association between global cardiac calcification quantified by a previously validated echocardiographic calcium score (eCS) with the severity of mitral stenosis (MS) and coronary artery disease (CAD ... 147 patients (mean age 81 ± 9 years, 50% male), 81 patients (55%) were determined by echocardiography to have some degree of MS.
AbstractText: The use of transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) has evolved to include patients undergoing high-risk non-cardiac procedures and patients with significant cardiac disease undergoing non-cardiac ... Transesophageal echocardiography examination allows assessment of volume status, ventricular function, diagnosis of gross valvular pathology and pericardial tamponade, as well as close monitoring ...
Abstract: Critical care echocardiography is developing rapidly with an increasing number of specialists now performing comprehensive studies using Doppler and other advanced techniques... Keyword: Echocardiography. Keyword: Intensive care.
Echocardiography is the primary imaging modality for diagnosing cardiac conditions... ultrasound equipment that is compact and battery operated, and handheld echocardiography can be readily performed at the point of care with ... As a consequence, the use of handheld echocardiography is on the rise even among nonechocardiographers (intensivists, emergency care ... and selecting patients for appropriate downstream diagnostic testing including comprehensive echocardiography.