Echocardiography in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease: by Wyman W. Lai, Luc L. Mertens, Meryl S. Cohen, Tal Geva

By Wyman W. Lai, Luc L. Mertens, Meryl S. Cohen, Tal Geva

This accomplished textbook at the echocardiographic review of pediatric and congenital middle ailment has been up-to-date for a moment version with an emphasis on new applied sciences. This highly-illustrated full-color reference includes over 1200 figures, and provides over six hundred videos on a significant other website.

  • Fully up-to-date, with new chapters at the review of the post-Fontan technique sufferer and on being pregnant and center disease
  • Each lesion bankruptcy contains new part highlighting the foremost parts of the echocardiogram(s)
  • Written through specialists from the best facilities around the globe, with quite a few new authors
  • Revision emphasizes new applied sciences and caliber of images
  • Comprehensive content material comprises assessment of ultrasound physics, dialogue of laboratory set-up, protocol for the standard pediatric echocardiogram and quantitative tools of echocardiographic review, together with evaluation of diastolic function
  • Also comprises distinctive innovations and subject matters together with 3D echocardiography, intraoperative echocardiography, and fetal echocardiography

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Intranasal dexmedetomidine premedication is comparable with midazolam in burn children undergoing reconstructive surgery. J Burn Care Res 2009;30:599–605. 19 Nicholson SC, Montenegro LM, Cohen MS, et al. A comparison of the efficacy and safety of chloral hydrate versus inhaled anesthesia for sedating infants and toddlers for transthoracic echocardiograms. J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2010;23:38–42. 20 Roach CL, Husain N, Zabinsky J, et al. Moderate sedation for echocardiography of preschoolers. Pediatr Cardiol 2010;31:469– 473.

State laws also govern the length of time medical records need to be retained and vary from state to state; however, HIPAA requirements supersede state laws if the state law requires shorter retention periods. Images must be archived as moving images in the original format that they were acquired. The current standard format has changed from analog media utilizing videotape to digital storage. The ASE has published guidelines for digital echocardiography [9] which describe digital archiving in detail.

J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2009;22:383–387. 15 Chiaretti A, Barone G, Rigante D, et al. Intranasal lidocaine and midazolam for procedural sedation in children. Arch Dis Child 2011;96:160–163. 16 Yuen VM, Hui TW, Irwin MG, et al. A comparison of intranasal dexmedetomidine and oral midazolam for premedication in pediatric anesthesia: a double-blinded randomized controlled trial. Anesth Analg 2008;106:1715–1721. 17 Cooper L, Candiotti K, Gallagher C, et al. A randomized, controlled trial on dexmedetomidine for providing adequate sedation and hemodynamic control for awake, diagnostic transesophageal echocardiography.

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