Advances in Imaging for the Management of Acute Aortic Syndromes: Focus on Transesophageal Echocardiography and Type-A Aortic Dissection for the Perioperative Echocardiographer

Brenda M. MacKnight, Yasdet Maldonado, John G. Augoustides, Ricardo A. Cardenas, Prakash A. Patel, Kamrouz Ghadimi, Jacob T. Gutsche, Harish Ramakrishna

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14 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia
StateAccepted/In press - 2016


  • Acute aortic syndrome
  • American Society of Echocardiography
  • Aortic dissection
  • Aortic regurgitation
  • Aortic root
  • Branch vessel involvement
  • Computed axial tomography
  • Coronary dissection
  • Cusp prolapse
  • DeBakey classification
  • Endovascular repair
  • European Association of Echocardiography
  • European Society of Cardiology
  • International Registry of Aortic Dissection
  • Intramural hematoma
  • Magnetic resonance imaging
  • Malperfusion
  • Penetrating atherosclerotic ulcer
  • Penn classification
  • Pericardial tamponade
  • Regional wall motion abnormalities
  • Sinotubular junction
  • Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • Stanford classification
  • Three-dimensional imaging
  • Transesophageal echocardiography
  • Transthoracic echocardiography
  • Type-A dissection
  • Type-B dissection

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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