Intraoperative TEE of the Month - March 2016

published 4 years ago by Ed Nemergut and Robert Thiele (presented by the IARS)

Aortic aneurysm and aortic regurgitation

This is doctor Julie Huff Meyer with our open anesthesia intra operative T. E. case of the month for March 2060. Each month we feature operative case which teachers are emphasizes an important aspect of basic intraoperative T. E.. Our patient this month is a 65 year old man who presented with symptoms of heart failure including fatigue shortness of breath an inability to perform his job as a construction worker. As past medical history included hypertension hyperlipidemia work up revealed an aortic root and a sending aortic aneurysm along with moderate aortic regurgitation and a left ventricular ejection fraction of 30 to 35 percent. He presented to the operating room for a pair of his aortic root and they sending aortic aneurysm with possible aortic valve replacement. In this month's podcast. We're going to discuss 2 dimensional T. E. imaging of aortic regurgitation with regard ...

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