Chapter 6. Utility of Intracardiac Echocardiography in Cardiac Electrophysiology

  1. David J. Wilber MD,
  2. Douglas L. Packer MD and
  3. William G. Stevenson MD
  1. Douglas L. Packer

Published Online: 7 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696279.ch6

Catheter Ablation of Cardiac Arrhythmias: Basic Concepts and Clinical Applications, Third Edition

Catheter Ablation of Cardiac Arrhythmias: Basic Concepts and Clinical Applications, Third Edition

How to Cite

Packer, D. L. (2007) Utility of Intracardiac Echocardiography in Cardiac Electrophysiology, in Catheter Ablation of Cardiac Arrhythmias: Basic Concepts and Clinical Applications, Third Edition (eds D. J. Wilber, D. L. Packer and W. G. Stevenson), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470696279.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 28 NOV 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405131179

Online ISBN: 9780470696279

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Keywords:

  • intracardiac echocardiography;
  • cardiac electrophysiology;
  • fundamental physiology;
  • ventricular tachycardia;
  • anatomy

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Linking Fundamental Physiology and Anatomy

  • Anatomic Imaging in Electrophysiology

  • Transesophageal Echocardiography

  • Intracardiac Echocardiography

  • Ablation of Atrial Arrhythmias

  • Ultrasound Imaging in Ventricular Tachycardia Patients

  • Monitoring for Ablation-Related Complications

  • Limitations of Intracardiac Ultrasound Imaging

  • The Future of ICE Imaging

  • Three-Dimensional Imaging

  • References