Grading mitral stenosis

Learn about the use of colour flow mapping techniques to highlight the presence of mitral stenosis.

Chris Eggett, PhD
Chris Eggett, PhD
14th Feb 2020 • 1m read

In this video, you'll learn how to use color mapping techniques (and the limitations of using them) in patients with valve disease. You'll also learn how to recognise other signs seen on echo that can help to support your severity grading, as well as how to use measurement tools within the machine software to assess the valve orifice area.

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