Doppler examination

  • J. P. M. Hamer
Part of the Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine book series (DICM, volume 109)


The windows for combined echocardiographic and Doppler examinations are the same as for echocardiography: the left parasternal, the apical, subcostal and suprasternal positions. The positions of the patient during examinations through these windows are the same as for echocardiography.


Aortic Valve Tricuspid Valve Mitral Stenosis Doppler Signal Atrial Contraction 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. P. M. Hamer
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  1. 1.Thoraxcentre, Department of CardiologyUniversity Hospital GroningenGroningenThe Netherlands

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