A Case of Decompensated Heart Failure Due to Prosthetic Valve Dysfunction: Quick Diagnosis with Fluoroscopy


ÇİNÇİN A. A. , ÖZBEN SADIÇ B. , Atas H. , Tigen K.

JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE CASE REPORTS, cilt.6, sa.3, ss.63-65, 2015 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 6 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/jaemcr.2015.1114
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE CASE REPORTS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.63-65

Özet

Introduction: Patients with decompensated heart failure due to prosthetic heart valves consists of a challenging group in emergency clinics for both diagnosis and treatment. Despite the important role in diagnosis, transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) remains unsatisfactory in many cases.