Ultrasound cardioscopy: embarking on a new journey.

  title={Ultrasound cardioscopy: embarking on a new journey.},
  author={J. Seward and D. Packer and R. Chan and M. Curley and A. Tajik},
  journal={Mayo Clinic proceedings},
  volume={71 7},
  • J. Seward, D. Packer, +2 authors A. Tajik
  • Published 1996
  • Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic proceedings
  • OBJECTIVE To present the results of investigation of a new application of invasive ultrasonography-ultrasound cardioscopy, a procedure in which a self-contained ultrasound device is capable not only of producing an under-blood field of view but also of delivering diagnostic and therapeutic tools. DESIGN Twenty adult mongrel dogs were studied with the ultrasound cardioscopy device during experimental catheter ablation procedures. MATERIAL AND METHODS A rigid prototype probe, 34 cm long and 8… CONTINUE READING
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