A Practical Guide to Fetal Echocardiography (Hardcover)

Normal and Abnormal Hearts

By Alfred Abuhamad, Rabih Chaoui

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 9780781797573, 379pp.

Publication Date: November 5, 2009

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This simple and easy-to-use guide to fetal echocardiography will help physicians and sonographers obtain a complete evaluation of the normal and abnormal fetal heart. The book is written in a user-friendly style and thoroughly illustrated with ultrasound images accompanied by schematic drawings. This edition presents a comprehensive approach to the examination of the fetal heart and covers all major cardiac malformations. Chapters include color Doppler in fetal echocardiography, three-dimensional ultrasound in fetal echocardiography, first and early second trimester imaging of the fetal heart, and an updated genetics section. This book, written by internationally recognized experts in fetal echocardiography, is a must-have for physicians and sonographers interested in this field.