Collaborative study on 4-dimensional echocardiography for the diagnosis of fetal heart defects: the COFEHD study.

@article{Espinoza2010CollaborativeSO,
  title={Collaborative study on 4-dimensional echocardiography for the diagnosis of fetal heart defects: the COFEHD study.},
  author={Jimmy Espinoza and Wesley Lee and Christine M. Comstock and Roberto Romero and Lami Yeo and Guiseppe Rizzo and D Paladini and Fernando Nuez Vi{\~n}als and Reuven Achiron and Liat Gindes and Alfred Z. Abuhamad and Elena S Sinkovskaya and Evie Russell and Simcha Yagel},
  journal={Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={29 11},
  pages={1573-80}
}
OBJECTIVE Congenital anomalies are the leading cause of infant mortality in the United States, and congenital heart defects (CHDs) are the most common type of birth defects. Recently, 4-dimensional ultrasonography (4DUS) with spatiotemporal image correlation (STIC) has been introduced for fetal echocardiography. Accumulating evidence indicates that 4DUS… CONTINUE READING