Essential Echocardiography

Transesophageal Echocardiography for Non-cardiac Anesthesiologists

  • Timothy M. Maus
  • Sonia Nhieu
  • Seth T. Herway

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Basic Perioperative Echocardiography

  3. Echocardiographic Assessment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 59-59
    2. Seth T. Herway, Raimy Boban, Swapnil Khoche
      Pages 61-76
    3. Tariq Naseem, Timothy M. Maus
      Pages 77-93
    4. Liem Nguyen, Neal Gerstein
      Pages 95-124
    5. Michael Benggon, Thomas Griffiths
      Pages 125-144
    6. Dalia Banks
      Pages 145-168
    7. Liem Nguyen, Neal Gerstein
      Pages 169-181
    8. Timothy M. Maus
      Pages 183-203
    9. Byron Fergerson, Joshua Zimmerman
      Pages 205-229
    10. Brett Cronin
      Pages 231-245
    11. Swapnil Khoche
      Pages 247-261
  4. Surface Ultrasound

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 263-263
    2. Seth T. Herway
      Pages 279-293
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 295-301

About this book


Covering both transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) and transthoracic echocardiography (TTE), this book fills the need of accessible information for the practitioner seeking a basic level of familiarity with TEE and TTE in the perioperative management of the surgical patient. This book is a practical guide on echocardiography written for non-cardiac anesthesiologists and critical care physicians who wish to become familiar with the use of transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) and transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) as well as a resource for anesthesiologists studying for the Basic PTE examination. Essential Echocardiology also features extensive figures and more than 100 echocardiography videos.


Anesthesiology Echocardiography Rescue Echocardiography Critical Care Transesophageal Transthoracic

Editors and affiliations

  • Timothy M. Maus
    • 1
  • Sonia Nhieu
    • 2
  • Seth T. Herway
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiologyUniversity of California San DiegoSan DiegoUSA
  2. 2.Division of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology and Critical Care The Texas Heart Institute at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical CenterHoustonUSA
  3. 3.Department of AnesthesiologyUniversity of California San DiegoSan DiegoUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-34122-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-34124-8
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals