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Michael L. Main, MD, FASE
Utility of Contrast Echocardiography in Acute Myocardial Infarction
Michael L. Main, MD, FASE
04/23/2011 | Time : 15 min
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Topics mentioned in this video : Relationship between left ventricular ejection fraction and 6-month mortality post myocardial infarction, ACC/AHA Guidelines for management of patients with STEMI, Appropriateness criteria for echocardiography, Post MI: LVESV vs. survival, Contrast improves agreement with MRI, Mean difference and limits of agreement, Contrast is important for assessing left ventricular remodeling, What is no re-flow?, Left ventricular dysfunction early after anterior MI, Perfusion contraction mismatch (stunning), Subsequent recovery of left ventricular function, Extensive left ventricular dysfunction early after anterior MI, Perfusion and contraction match (necrosis), Severe ischemic cardiomyopathy, Perfusion score index, Number of abnormally perfused myocardial segments, Myocardial perfusion pattern, ACC/AHA Guidelines for management of patients with STEMI, Recent anterior MI and possible apical thrombus, Contrast enhanced image, Late presentation with severe left ventricular dysfunction, Wall motion and myocardial perfusion, Baseline echocardiography in patient with known coronary artery disease, Left ventricular apical pseudoaneurysm, Left ventricular pseudoaneurysm

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Keywords : acute MI, acute myocardial infarction, akinesis, angina, CAD, contrast-enhanced echocardiography, coronary artery disease, Definity, echocardiography, ejection fraction, ischemic cardiomyopathy, left ventricular dysfunction, left ventricular end-systolic volume, left ventricular function, left ventricular pseudoaneurysm, LV dysfunction, LVESV, mitral regurgitation, MR, myocardial perfusion, S-T segment elevation MI, STEMI, TEE, transesophageal echocardiography, transthoracic echocardiography, TTC, ventricular septal defect, VSD, wall motion

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