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By Charles S. White, Linda B. Haramati, Joseph Jen-Sho Chen, Jeffrey M. Levsky

ISBN-10: 0199829470

ISBN-13: 9780199829477

In accordance with the training ambitions of the Society of Thoracic Radiology Curriculum in Cardiac Radiology, Cardiac Imaging offers center wisdom that has to be discovered to thoroughly and successfully interpret cardiac imaging experiences. This ebook imparts crucial proof approximately all imaging modalities and the fundamentals of interpretation and approach in a concise and readable layout. a part of the Rotations in Radiology sequence, this booklet deals a guided method of imaging prognosis. each one pathology is roofed inside of a precise dialogue that studies the definition, medical beneficial properties, anatomy and body structure, find out how to procedure the picture, what to not omit, differential analysis, scientific concerns, key issues, and key references. The book's achievable dimension is perfect for citizens' use in the course of education on a selected rotation and for examination assessment, or as a short refresher for the verified Radiologist.

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The left atrium receives the pulmonary venous return and connects via the mitral valve to the left ventricle, which pumps oxygenated blood to sustain life throughout the body. Although sidedness is implied in the standard naming of the cardiac chambers, the cardiac chambers’ relative positions depend on embryonic heart development (situs, direction of ventricular looping) as well as both congenital and acquired diseases and deformities of the surrounding thorax. The identity of each chamber can be determined by reliable morphological features in nearly all cases.

On average, one American dies of cardiovascular disease every 39 seconds. If all forms of cardiovascular disease were eliminated, life expectancy would rise by almost 7 years. Contrast this to a rise of only 3 years in life expectancy if all forms of cancer were eliminated. Anatomy and Physiology The right atrium receives the systemic venous return and connects via the tricuspid valve to the right ventricle, which pumps the blood to the lungs for oxygenation. The left atrium receives the pulmonary venous return and connects via the mitral valve to the left ventricle, which pumps oxygenated blood to sustain life throughout the body.

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