Fetal echocardiography and fetal cardiology: indications, diagnosis and management.

@article{Friedman1993FetalEA,
  title={Fetal echocardiography and fetal cardiology: indications, diagnosis and management.},
  author={Alan H. Friedman and Joshua Abbott Copel and Charles S. Kleinman},
  journal={Seminars in perinatology},
  year={1993},
  volume={17 2},
  pages={76-88}
}
Over the last 15 years, the ultrasound examination of the fetal heart has become increasingly sophisticated. Fetal echocardiography is now paramount in making an early and accurate assessment of cardiovascular structure as well as diagnosing and treating fetal arrhythmias. For the fetal sonographer, the increasing challenge of fetal evaluation has been paralleled by advancing technology. Today, a complete fetal echocardiographic study includes the structural and rhythm analysis using a… CONTINUE READING