Recommendations for transoesophageal echocardiography: update 2010.

@article{Flachskampf2010RecommendationsFT,
  title={Recommendations for transoesophageal echocardiography: update 2010.},
  author={Frank Flachskampf and Luigi Pietro Badano and Werner Guenther Daniel and Robert O Feneck and Kevin F Fox and Alan G Fraser and Agn{\`e}s Pasquet and Mauro Pepi and Leopoldo P{\'e}rez de Isla and Jose Luis Zamorano and Jos R T C Roelandt and L. Pierard},
  journal={European journal of echocardiography : the journal of the Working Group on Echocardiography of the European Society of Cardiology},
  year={2010},
  volume={11 7},
  pages={557-76}
}
Transoesophageal echocardiography (TOE) is a standard and indispensable technique in clinical practice. The present recommendations represent an update and extension of the recommendations published in 2001 by the Working Group on Echocardiography of the European Society of Cardiology. New developments covered include technical advances such as 3D transoesophageal echo as well as developing applications such as transoesophageal echo in aortic valve repair and in valvular interventions, as well… CONTINUE READING