Transesophageal echocardiography

  title={Transesophageal echocardiography},
  author={Dr. C. St{\"o}llberger and Elisa Redl and Joerg Slany and Paul Sporn},
  journal={Intensive Care Medicine},
Transesophageal echocardiography has provided a new acoustic window to the heart, the great vessels, and the mediastinum. It provides anatomical, functional hemodynamic, and blood flow information. High-quality visualization of left atrial appendage, thoracic aorta, atrial septum, and mitral valvular apparatus can be obtained readily. We discuss historical… CONTINUE READING