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Chapter 34 - Assessment of Valvular Heart Disease

from Section 7 - Transoesophageal Echocardiography

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  12 May 2020

Joseph Arrowsmith
Affiliation:
Royal Papworth Hospital, Cambridge
Andrew Roscoe
Affiliation:
Singapore General Hospital
Jonathan Mackay
Affiliation:
Royal Papworth Hospital, Cambridge
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Summary

TTE evaluation of the heart valves requires both quantification of the severity of the pathology and identification of the underlying mechanism. This information will determine if surgical intervention is warranted and will guide the surgical decision as whether to repair or replace the diseased valve.

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Print publication year: 2020

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Baumgartner, H, Hung, J, Bermejo, J, et al. Echocardiographic assessment of valve stenosis: EAE/ASE recommendations for clinical practice. J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2009; 22: 123.Google Scholar
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Cremer, PC, Rodriguez, LL, Griffin, BP, et al. Early bioprosthetic valve failure: mechanistic insights via correlation between echocardiographic and operative findings. J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2015; 28: 1131–48.Google Scholar
Lancellotti, P, Moura, L, Pierard, LA, et al. EAE recommendations for the assessment of valvular regurgitation. Part 2: mitral and tricuspid regurgitation. Eur J Echocardiogr 2010; 11: 307–32.Google Scholar
Lancellotti, P, Tribouilloy, C, Hagendorff, A, et al. EAE recommendations for the assessment of valvular regurgitation. Part 1: aortic and pulmonary regurgitation. Eur J Echocardiogr 2010; 11: 223-44.Google Scholar
Nishimura, RA, Otto, CM, Bonow, RO, et al. 2014 AHA/ACC guideline for the management of patients with valvular heart disease. J Am Coll Cardiol 2014; 63: e57185.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
Sidebotham, DA, Allen, SJ, Gerber, IL, et al. Intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography for surgical repair of mitral regurgitation. J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2014; 27: 345–66.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
Vegas, A. Perioperative Two-Dimensional Transesophageal Echocardiography: A Practical Handbook, 2nd edn. New York, NY: Springer; 2018.Google Scholar
Zoghbi, WA, Adams, D, Bonow, RO, et al. Recommendations for noninvasive evaluation of native valvular regurgitation. J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2017; 30: 303–71.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
Zoghbi, WA, Chambers, JB, Dumesnil, JG, et al. Recommendations for evaluation of prosthetic valves with echocardiography and Doppler ultrasound. J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2009; 22: 9751014.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed

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