echocardiogram


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a graphical image of the heart produced by an echocardiograph

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The Settlement Agreement requires that echocardiograms supporting a claim for settlement benefits be "conducted under the supervision of .
Definity is indicated for use in patients with suboptimal echocardiograms to opacify the left ventricular chamber and to improve the delineation of the left ventricular endocardial border.
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About 14 million conventional echocardiograms are performed each year in the United States; many of them are repeat tests because images of the heart are unclear.
The early echocardiogram identified two cases of ectopia cordis, two cases of atrioventricular septal defect, two cases of hypoplastic left heart syndrome, two cases of ventricular septal defect, two cases of left atrial isomerism, two cases of hypoplastic right ventricle, and one case each of double outlet right ventricle and cardiac diverticulum.
The authors suggest that the patterns of EKG and echocardiogram use in their study raises questions "about the level of familiarity, awareness or agreement with pediatric hypertension guideline recommendations and the rationale behind these recommendations.
About 90% have a normal electrocardiogram (ECG) and normal echocardiogram.
Most of the people on the writing group have a fairly low threshold for the echocardiogram and stress test, which may represent some shift (in thinking)," Dr.
An echocardiogram showed no evidence of infective endocarditis.
A normal fetal echocardiogram reduces the risk, of congenital heart defect to approximately 4%-5%, he added.
This study assessed the accuracy of echocardiogram interpretation across an integrated services digital network (ISDN) telemedicine link.
Wise had an MRI on his brain, an echocardiogram on his heart and a treadmill stress test.
were 18 years old or older and required DEFINITY([R]) Vial for (Perflutren Lipid Microsphere) injectable suspension-enhancedechocardiography because of a previous suboptimal, unenhanced echocardiogram.
A pocket echocardiogram could significantly reduce costs and improve the quality of the patient experience.
An echocardiogram, the definitive way to identify valvular heart disease, should be obtained for people who are suspected to have clinically significant valvular disease.