- The utility of handheld echocardiography for early diagnosis of rheumatic heart diseaseAndrea Beaton
Division of Cardiology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia Electronic address
J Am Soc Echocardiogr 27:42-9. 2014..HAND has never been tested for the early diagnosis of RHD. The aim of this study was to evaluate the performance of focused HAND compared with focused standard portable echocardiography for the diagnosis of subclinical RHD...
- Hemangioendothelioma: a rare case of a primary intracardiac tumorAndrea Beaton
Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, Washington, DC 20010, USA
Pediatr Cardiol 34:194-7. 2013..To our knowledge, this report is the first to describe KH presenting as a primary intracardiac tumor...
- Predictors of repair and outcome in prenatally diagnosed atrioventricular septal defectsAndrea Z Beaton
Division of Cardiology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
J Am Soc Echocardiogr 26:208-16. 2013..Few data guide counseling about outcomes and types of repair. The aim of this study was to describe predictors of survival and repair type in prenatally diagnosed atrioventricular septal defect...
- Echocardiography screening for rheumatic heart disease in Ugandan schoolchildrenAndrea Beaton
Children s National Medical Center, Department of Cardiology, 111 Michigan Ave, Washington, DC 20010, USA
Circulation 125:3127-32. 2012..We used these guidelines to determine RHD prevalence in a large cohort of Ugandan school children, to identify risk factors for occult disease, and to assess the value of laboratory testing...