Intraoperative TEE of the Month - November 2014

published 6 years ago by Ed Nemergut and Robert Thiele (presented by the IARS)

Basic TEE Views, Aortic Valve and Aorta

This is doctor Julie helped Meyer with our opening anesthesia intra operative T. E. case of the month for November 2014. Each month a month for the past 3 years we have featured operative case which teachers are emphasizes an important aspect of basic intro operative T. E.. For the past past 2 months we presented several of the basic T. E. views discuss the structures that are visualized and how to obtain those views. We are focused on the Middle softened yield entrance gastric views of the left ventricle and the mitral valve. This month we will present the views used to assess the aortic valve and aorta. As in the past 2 months this podcast will be tutorial based. And will not present a single intro operative case. Aortic structures include the aortic valve itself the aortic root and the left ventricular outflow tract. The aortic valve is a semi lunar valve with 3 cusps. Situated in the center of the heart. The aortic root includes the valve the ...

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