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Preoperative assessment 

Preoperative assessment
Preoperative assessment

Joanna Chikwe

, David Tom Cooke

, and Aaron Weiss

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date: 05 July 2020

Cardiovascular history 2

Systems enquiry 4

Examination 6

Routine laboratory tests 8

Plain chest radiograph 12

Computed tomography 16

Cardiac catheterization 18

Interpreting coronary imaging 20

Cardiac hemodynamics 22

Echocardiography 24

Echo interpretation 26

Perfusion and viability 28

General pre-op checklist 30

EKG interpretation is described on ...

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