Echocardiograms

Echocardiograms

The video file on the right shows a blocked right coronary artery (the cause of his heart attack). To reopen the artery, a wire was inserted and subsequently a stent was implanted. The video file on the right shows the restoration of flow in the artery and a successful outcome.

Echocardiogram-left parasternal view

Parasternal long axis view. The left atrium, left ventricle, mitral valve, aortic valve, ascending aorta and the right ventricle can be visualised.

Echocardiogram- apical 4-chamber view

The 4 chambers of the heart can be seen: the left atrium, right atrium, left ventricle and right ventricle.The mitral and tricuspid valves can also be visualised.