Advances in Echo Imaging Using Contrast Enhancement

  • Navin C. Nanda
  • Reinhard Schlief

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. History, basics and safety of contrast agents

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Samuel Meerbaum
      Pages 9-42
    3. Gian Paolo Bezante, David Harpaz, Shimon Reisner, Richard S. Meltzer
      Pages 43-56
    4. Jeffrey G. Wiencek, Steven B. Feinstein
      Pages 57-70
    5. Reinhard Schlief, Rolf Schürmann, Thomas Balzer, Michael Zomack, Hans-Peter Niendorf
      Pages 71-96
    6. Navin C. Nanda
      Pages 97-110
    7. A. Roy Williams, Gaby Kubowicz, Reinhard Schlief
      Pages 111-131
  3. Clinical uses of contrast agents

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 133-133
    2. Janine R. Shapiro, Shimon A. Reisner, Richard S. Meltzer
      Pages 135-145
    3. Jayesh Patel, Jonathan Cox, Assad Movahed, William Reeves, Navin C. Nanda
      Pages 147-166
    4. Raimund Erbel, Rainer Zotz, Susanne Mohr-Kahaly, Norbert Wittlich, Frank Schön, Eckhard Steinmetz et al.
      Pages 183-201
    5. Dirk Hausmann, Andreas Mügge, Werner G. Daniel
      Pages 203-216
    6. Rony L. Shammas, William C. Reeves, Navin C. Nanda
      Pages 217-229
    7. Satoshi Nakatani, Kunio Miyatake
      Pages 241-251
    8. Harald Becher, Helene von Bibra, Michael Walther, Kilian Glänzer, Hans Vetter
      Pages 253-271
    9. Helene von Bibra, Christian Firschke, Harald Becher, Hans-Peter Emslander, Albert Schömig
      Pages 273-287
    10. Sabino Iliceto, Cataldo Memmola, Vito Marangelli, Luigi Carella, Pierluigi Aragona, Carlo Caiati et al.
      Pages 289-300
    11. Elizabeth O. Ofili, Krishan K. Aggarwal, Navin C. Nanda, K. L. Chopra, Reinhard Schlief
      Pages 301-308
    12. Reinhard Schlief, Rolf Schürmann, Thomas Balzer, Jörg Petrick, Albrecht Urbank, Michael Zomack et al.
      Pages 309-323
  4. Future perspectives

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 325-325
    2. Gian Paolo Bezante, Karl Quentin Schwarz
      Pages 327-339
    3. Daniele Rovai, Antonio L’Abbate, Anthony N. Demaria
      Pages 341-357
    4. Carmel M. Moran, N. McDicken, K. W. E. Groundstroem, George R. Sutherland
      Pages 359-374
    5. K. W. E. Groundstroem, George R. Sutherland, Carmel M. Moran, N. McDicken
      Pages 375-399
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 401-405

About this book


cardiovascular contrast agent diagnosis echocardiography embolism imaging ultrasound

Editors and affiliations

  • Navin C. Nanda
    • 1
    • 2
  • Reinhard Schlief
    • 3
  1. 1.University of Alabama at BirminghamBirminghamUSA
  2. 2.Echocardiography Laboratories, The Kirklin ClinicUniversity of Alabama Health Services FoundationBirminghamUSA
  3. 3.Clinical Development Diagnostics of Schering AGBerlinGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1993
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-015-8128-8
  • Online ISBN 978-94-015-8126-4
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