Technological Advancements in Echocardiographic Assessment of Thoracic Aortic Dilatation: Head to Head Comparison Among Multidetector Computed Tomography, 2-Dimensional, and 3-Dimensional Echocardiography Measurements

Journal of Thoracic Imaging

26 June Jun 2018 2 months ago
  • Ghulam Ali S, Fusini L, Dalla Cia A, Tamborini G, Gripari P, Muratori M, Mancini ME, Annoni A, Formenti A, Pepi M

The aim of this study was to evaluate the feasibility and accuracy of 2-dimensional (2D) and 3-dimensional (3D) transthoracic echocardiography (2DTTE, 3DTTE) versus multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) in patients with ascending aortic (AA) dilation.

Reference

Ghulam Ali S, Fusini L, Dalla Cia A, Tamborini G, Gripari P, Muratori M, Mancini ME, Annoni A, Formenti A, Pepi M. Technological Advancements in Echocardiographic Assessment of Thoracic Aortic Dilatation: Head to Head Comparison Among Multidetector Computed Tomography, 2-Dimensional, and 3-Dimensional Echocardiography Measurements. J Thorac Imaging 2018 Jul;33(4):232-239

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