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Three-Minute Review: Transthoracic and Transesophageal Echocardiography Standard Views

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Ismail, Abdelhadi; Ohri, Sunil (2017): Three Minute Review: Transthoracic and Transesophageal Echocardiography Standard Views.
CTSNet, Inc.
Retrieved: 16:06, Oct 03, 2017 (GMT)

In these diagrams, the authors explain the rationale for the different echocardiographic views using simple drawings. Understanding the position of the probe relative to the heart in the different views will hopefully make it easier for the reader to reconstruct the view in their mind. Also, the analogous transesophageal or transthoracic view is presented, with the intent of making the views from each approach easier to memorize and recall.

Glossary of TTE and TEE (TOE) Abbreviations

Transthoracic Echocardiography Views: Parasternal and Apical Windows

Transthoracic Echocardiography Views: Apical, Subcostal, Right Parasternal, and Suprasternal Windows

Transesophageal Echocardiography Views: Midesophageal and Transgastric Windows

Transesophageal Echocardiography Views: Transgastric Window and Midesophageal Aortic Views


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