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Fetal cardiac function

This text provides a comprehensive account of the assessment of foetal cardiac function. Leading specialists in the field provide a practical guide to all aspects of the subject, including pathophysiology and criteria for diagnosis of congential and foetal heart diseases.
Print Book, English, ©1995
Parthenon Pub. Group, Carnforth, Lancs, UK, ©1995
ix, 131 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
9781850704676, 1850704678
Preface / J.C. Hobbins
1. Physiology and pathophysiology of the fetal circulation observed with Doppler ultrasound / K. Harrington, K. Hecher and S. Campbell
2. Methods for study of fetal echocardiography / D. Maulik
3. Fetal Doppler echocardiography: principles, technique and reference limits / G. Rizzo, D. Arduini and C. Romanini
4. Fetal flow velocity waveforms in the late first trimester and early second trimester / J.W. Wladimiroff, T.W.A. Huisman, P.A. Stewart, C. Brezinka and P. van Splunder
5. Evaluation of ventricular function in the term and post-term fetus: the use of real-time, M-mode, color and pulsed Doppler echocardiography / G.R. DeVore and J. Horenstein
6. Umbilical venous pulsations can indicate problems with forward blood flow through the heart / J.H. Indik and K.L. Reed
7. Criteria for diagnosis of fetal heart disease / J.A. Copel and C.S. Kleinman