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Echocardiography in Hypertension

Basic Echocardiography Course: From physics to anatomy, and assessment of heart chambers and valvular structures

Echocardiography in patients with hypertensive heart disease

  • In patients with cardiovascular diseases echocardiography has to be performed (screening and control).
  • The echocardiographic assessment has to be standardised.
  • Incorrect diagnosis due to incorrect imaging technique and less expertise can be as dangerous as bad practice in invasive cardiology.
  • Modern echocardiographic methods contribute to improve diagnostic options in patients with hypertensive heart disease.

 

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