Last week we walked through a case study demonstration, using the ASE’s chronic mitral regurgitation (MR) algorithm. This week, we have another case study to present– let’s see how you quantify the severity of MR!
60 year old female presented for her routine echocardiogram. BSA is 1.91 m² and blood pressure (BP) is 110/68. The patient has the following history:
We hope you enjoyed working through this case study! Keep an eye out for future case studies and blog series covering the ASE guidelines!
Andrea Fields MHA, RDCS
Zoghbi, W. A., MD, FASE, & Adams, D., RCS, RDCS, FASE. (2017). Recommendations for Noninvasive Evaluation of Native Valvular Regurgitation. JASE, 30, 4th ser., 1-69. Retrieved June 12, 2017.