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Acute and critical care echocardiography 

Acute and critical care echocardiography
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Acute and critical care echocardiography
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10.1093/med/9780198804161.003.0005
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date: 21 May 2022

This chapter covers the role of echocardiography in acute and critical care. This includes ‘front door’ echocardiography, the safeguarding of patient care, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and acute diagnostics. The chapter then examines the circulating volume, fluid responsiveness, advanced haemodynamics, and special circumstances in the critically ill patient.

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