||Covering every aspect of fetal heart examination and all major cardiac malformations, A Practical Guide to Fetal chocardiography is widely acknowledged as the definitive text in this challenging field.
This award-winning title clearly depicts examples of commonly seen abnormalities and day winning title clearly depicts examples of commonly seen abnormalities and day-to-day cases, as well as rare pathology.
Authored by renowned experts, the fully updated fourth edition is a lavishly illustrated, easy-to-read text designed to serve as a comprehensive reference for all practitioners involved in cardiac imaging.
* Features significant revisions including several new chapters, new artwork, and updated reference lists.
* Discusses disorders in terms of the ultrasound findings with key points summarized at the end of each
chapter. Images are accompanied by clear, colorful schematic drawings that depict cardiac abnormalities.
* Features the addition of Approach to Diagnosis, an algorithm at the end of each chapter to assist
providers in reaching the proper diagnosis.
* Includes numerous tables that outline common and differentiating features of various cardiac
* Covers the technical aspects of the cardiac exam in the first half of the text; the second half features
detailed discussions of fetal cardiac malformations, each presented in a practical, methodical format that
includes the definition, spectrum of disease and incidence, the use of gray scale, color Doppler, 3D and
early gestation ultrasound in diagnosis, followed by the differential diagnosis, prognosis, and outcome.
* Features a practical, concise, easy-to-use format, making it indispensable for both physicians and
sonographers in the detection of congenital heart disease.
* Winner of British Medical Association Awards 2016: BMA Medical Book of the Year and Obstetrics and
Gynecology - First Prize.
Section one General Aspects
Chapter 1 Epidemiology of Congenital Heart Disease
Chapter 2 Genetic Aspects of Congenital Heart Disease
Chapter 3 Embryology of the Heart
Chapter 4 Cardiac Anatomy
Section two Technical Aspects
Chapter 5 Guidelines for Fetal Cardiac Imaging
Chapter 6 Fetal Situs
Chapter 7 The Cardiac Chambers
Chapter 8 The Great Vessels
Chapter 9 The Three-Vessel-Trachea View
Chapter 10 The Venous System
Chapter 11 Fetal Heart in Early Gestation
Chapter 12 Grayscale in Fetal Cardiac Imaging
Chapter 13 Color Doppler in Fetal Cardiac Imaging
Chapter 14 Spectral Doppler in Fetal Cardiac Imaging
Chapter 15 M-Mode in Fetal Cardiac Imaging
Chapter 16 Three- and Four-Dimensional Ultrasound in Fetal Cardiac Imaging
Chapter 17 Biometry in Fetal Cardiac Imaging
Chapter 18 Fetal Cardiac Function
Section three The Abnormal Heart
Chapter 19 Atrial Septal Defects
Chapter 20 Ventricular Septal Defects
Chapter 21 Atrioventricular Septal Defects
Chapter 22 Double Inlet Ventricle
Chapter 23 Tricuspid Atresia
Chapter 24 Ebstein Anomaly and Tricuspid Valve Dysplasia
Chapter 25 Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation
Chapter 26 Pulmonary Stenosis
Chapter 27 Pulmonary Atresia with Intact Ventricular Septum
Chapter 28 Tetralogy of Fallot
Chapter 29 Pulmonary Atresia with Ventricular Septal Defect
Chapter 30 Absent Pulmonary Valve Syndrome
Chapter 31 Aortic Stenosis and Bicuspid Aortic Valve
Chapter 32 Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome and Critical Aortic Stenosis
Chapter 33 Coarctation of the Aorta
Chapter 34 Interrupted Aortic Arch
Chapter 35 Common Arterial Trunk
Chapter 36 Double-Outlet Right Ventricle
Chapter 37 Transposition of the Great Arteries
Chapter 38 Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries
Chapter 39 Right Aortic Arch, Double Aortic Arch, and Aberrant Subclavian Artery
Chapter 40 Abnormal Fetal Heart Position
Chapter 41 Fetal Heterotaxy Syndrome
Chapter 42 Anomalies of Systemic Venous Connections
Chapter 43 Anomalies of Pulmonary Venous Connections
Chapter 44 Fetal Cardiomyopathies
Chapter 45 Fetal Cardiac Tumors
Chapter 46 Fetal Arrhythmias
Chapter 47 Rare Cardiac Anomalies
Appendix Graph Legends