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Echocardiography for Intensivists

Editors: Sarti, Armando, Lorini, F. Luca (Eds.)

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  • Few books are written specifically for the intensivist
  • Section D is highly original since it offers goal-directed and focus-oriented ICU echocardiography
  • Numerous step-by-step algorithms help the reader with hands-on ICU applications
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This book contains all the information that readers will require in order to perform echocardiography and to interpret the findings correctly. After an introductory chapter on the essential physics of ultrasonography, standard echocardiographic examination via both the transthoracic and the transesophageal approach is described. In the third section, the functional anatomy of all normal and pathologic thoracic structures as observed on echocardiography is presented in detail. A wide range of basic and advanced applications of echocardiography in the emergency and intensive care setting are then described. A final supplementary section considers further applications of ultrasound in the intensive care unit. This superbly illustrated book has been specifically designed to meet the needs of all intensivists, emergency physicians, and anesthesiologists who intend to use ultrasound extensively to guide optimal management of the critically ill.

Table of contents (50 chapters)

Table of contents (50 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook 71,39 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Echocardiography for Intensivists
Editors
  • Armando Sarti
  • F. Luca Lorini
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Mailand
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Italia
eBook ISBN
978-88-470-2583-7
DOI
10.1007/978-88-470-2583-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIII, 430
Number of Illustrations
70 b/w illustrations, 260 illustrations in colour
Additional Information
Original Italian edition printed by Springer-Verlag Italia, 2009
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