Transthoracic echocardiography

Known as: TTE, transthoracic echocardiogram 
A non-invasive cardiac ultrasound performed by placing the transducer on the chest.
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Echocardiography plays an important role in the diagnosis and follow-up of aortic diseases. Evaluation of the aorta is a routine… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The merits of transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) and transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Echocardiography has become the primary imaging tool in the diagnosis and assessment of congenital and acquired heart disease in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE To evaluate the feasibility of an abbreviated focus assessed transthoracic echocardiographic protocol… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE To validate transthoracic echocardiography as an easy and reliable imaging method for visceral adipose tissue (VAT… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Controversy exists about the best surgical treatment for esophageal carcinoma. METHODS We randomly assigned 220… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
PURPOSE Echocardiography is advocated by some as a useful diagnostic test for patients with suspected pulmonary embolism (PE… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Transthoracic echocardiography (M-mode and Doppler) offers a noninvasive approach for in vivo evaluation of the mouse… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
To compare the diagnostic value of transesophageal and transthoracic echocardiography in infective endocarditis, paired… (More)
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