Chapter 14. Fetal Echocardiography

  1. John T. Queenan MD Professor Chairman Emeritus3,
  2. John C. Hobbins MD Professor of Obstetrics4 and
  3. Catherine Y. Spong MD Chief5
  1. Joshua A. Copel MD1 and
  2. Charles S. Kleinman MD2

Published Online: 30 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444312904.ch14

Protocols for High-Risk Pregnancies, Fourth Edition

Protocols for High-Risk Pregnancies, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Copel, J. A. and Kleinman, C. S. (2009) Fetal Echocardiography, in Protocols for High-Risk Pregnancies, Fourth Edition (eds J. T. Queenan, J. C. Hobbins and C. Y. Spong), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444312904.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Georgetown University School of Medicine, 3257 N Street NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA

  2. 4

    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 4200 East 9th Avenue, B-198, Denver, CO 80262, USA

  3. 5

    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Center for Developmental Biology and Perinatal Medicine, Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, National Institutes of Health, 6100 Executive Bivd, Bethesda, MD 20892-7510, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, PO Box 208063, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520-8063, USA

  2. 2

    Children's Hospital of New York – Presbyterian Hospital, Department of Cardiology, 3959 Broadway, New York, NY 10032, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 9 SEP 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405125796

Online ISBN: 9781444312904

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Keywords:

  • congenital heart disease;
  • obstetric–pediatric planning;
  • fetal arrhythmias;
  • Doppler–M-mode imaging;
  • ventricular tachycardia;
  • fetal echocardiography

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Pathophysiology

  • Structural Heart Disease

  • Management

  • Fetal Arrhythmias

  • References

  • Suggested Reading