Assessment of aortic valve complex by three-dimensional echocardiography: a framework for its effective application in clinical practice.

In the current era of expanding catheter-based and complex repair procedures to treat aortic valve (AV) diseases, growing consideration is being given to understanding the functional anatomy of the AV complex. Echocardiography is the primary imaging modality to assess and follow-up AV diseases, and the recent three-dimensional (3D) capabilities allow… CONTINUE READING