The Role of Ultrasound in the Management of Cardiac Patients

Alan David Kaye, Cody M. Koress, O. Morgan Hall, Mitchell C. Fuller, Matthew Brian Novitch, Jinlei Li, Henry Liu

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Ultrasound technology has developed in recent years and has had an emerging and important role within the field of cardiology. Cardiac patients and those who have had cardiac surgery represent unique challenges. Some examples of the role of ultrasound include regional nerve blocks and fluid assessment. This book chapter summarizes the role of ultrasound in cardiac patients and those who have had cardiac surgery.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationUltrasound Fundamentals
Subtitle of host publicationAn Evidence-Based Guide for Medical Practitioners
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages7
ISBN (Electronic)9783030468392
ISBN (Print)9783030468385
StatePublished - Jan 1 2021

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Medicine

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