Coronary Artery Diseases

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Imaging Approaches

  • Michel Amiel
  • Attilio Maseri
  • Hubert Petitier
  • Norbert Vasile

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI
  2. Introduction

    1. Michel Amiel, Attilio Maseri, Hubert Petitier, Norbert Vasile
      Pages 1-1
  3. Nuclear Medicine Investigations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 3-3
    2. Michel Amiel, Attilio Maseri, Hubert Petitier, Norbert Vasile
      Pages 5-8
    3. Michel Amiel, Attilio Maseri, Hubert Petitier, Norbert Vasile
      Pages 15-25
    4. Michel Amiel, Attilio Maseri, Hubert Petitier, Norbert Vasile
      Pages 26-33
    5. Michel Amiel, Attilio Maseri, Hubert Petitier, Norbert Vasile
      Pages 34-45
  4. X-Ray and Ultrasound Investigations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 47-47
    2. Michel Amiel, Attilio Maseri, Hubert Petitier, Norbert Vasile
      Pages 49-55
    3. Michel Amiel, Attilio Maseri, Hubert Petitier, Norbert Vasile
      Pages 56-70
    4. Michel Amiel, Attilio Maseri, Hubert Petitier, Norbert Vasile
      Pages 71-99
    5. Michel Amiel, Attilio Maseri, Hubert Petitier, Norbert Vasile
      Pages 100-113
    6. Michel Amiel, Attilio Maseri, Hubert Petitier, Norbert Vasile
      Pages 114-140
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      Pages 141-150
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      Pages 151-165
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      Pages 166-178
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      Pages 179-193
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      Pages 194-209
    12. Michel Amiel, Attilio Maseri, Hubert Petitier, Norbert Vasile
      Pages 210-226

About this book

Introduction

2 Diagnostic Use of Radiographic Methods in Coronary Disease. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 56 3 Material. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58 4 Mode of Operation . . . . . . . . . . . . . 62 5 Radiological Projections. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63 6 Monitoring of Cardiac Parameters . . . . . . . . . . . . 64 7 Pharmacological Tests . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 66 7. 1 Coronary Arteries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 66 7. 2 Left Ventricle. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67 8 Accidents and Risks of Coronary Arteriography . . . . . 67 References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 68 III Angiographic Explorations: Normal Results . . . 71 1 Left Ventricle and Left Ventricular Function 71 1. 1 Radiological Anatomy. . . . . . . . . . . . 71 1. 2 Normal Kinetics. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77 1. 3 Analysis of Wall Contraction . . . . . . 78 1. 4 Volumes and Function Indexes. . . . . . . 81 2 Coronary Arteries and Veins . . . . . . . . 84 2. 1 Origin, Calibre and Preponderance of the Coronary Arteries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 84 2. 2 Nomenclature and Segmentation of the Coronary Arteries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87 2. 3 A Reminder About the Physiology of Coronary Circulation . . . . . . . . . . . 93 2. 4 Angiographic Anatomy . . . . . . . . . . 94 2. 4. 1 Left Coronary Artery . . . . . . . . . . . 94 2. 4. 2 Right Coronary Artery. . . . . . . . . . . . . 95 2. 4. 3 Vascularization of Nodes and the Conduction System . . 96 2. 4. 4 Interconnecting Anastomoses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97 2. 5 Coronary Veins . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97 References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 98 IV Angiographic Explorations: Congenital Anomalies of the Coronary Arteries. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 100 1 Anomalies of the Origin, Course and Distribution of Coronary Arteries Arising from the Aorta . . . . . . . . 100 2 Abnormal Origin of a Coronary Artery from the Pulmonary Artery . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 101 3 Anomalies in the Diameter of Coronary Arteries . . . . . 104 4 Coronary Fistulae . . . . . . . . . . . 109 References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 113 VII V Angiographic Explorations: Coronary Atheroma. . . . . . . . 114 1 Left Ventricle . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 114 1. 1 Morphological Anomalies: Bulging and Lacuna-Like Aspects . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Keywords

anatomy circulation coronary artery disease coronary heart disease physiology

Authors and affiliations

  • Michel Amiel
    • 1
    • 2
  • Attilio Maseri
    • 3
    • 4
  • Hubert Petitier
    • 5
    • 6
  • Norbert Vasile
    • 7
    • 8
  1. 1.Coronary and Congenital Cardiac Diseases Radiology UnitFrance
  2. 2.Cardiovascular Hospital and University of LyonLyon 03France
  3. 3.Cardiovascular UnitFrance
  4. 4.Department of Cardiovascular MedicineRoyal Postgraduate Medical School, London — Hammersmith HospitalGB-LondonFrance
  5. 5.Hemodynamic Center and Thoracic Radiology UnitFrance
  6. 6.North Hospital and University of NantesNantesFrance
  7. 7.Radiology UnitFrance
  8. 8.Henri Mondor Hospital and University of Paris-CreteilCreteilFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-69604-6
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1984
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-69606-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-69604-6
  • About this book