Australian Family Physician
Australian Family Physician



David Prior

Email: david.prior@svhm.org.au
MBBS, PhD, FRACP, is Director of Non-Invasive Cardiac Imaging, Department of Cardiology, St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria.

Cardiac stress testing Stress electrocardiography and stress echocardiography

Coronary artery disease (CAD) affects over 600 000 Australians and is implicated in approximately one in 5 deaths. Coronary angiography is the gold standard for identifying CAD, although it is...

Echocardiography in heart failure A guide for general practice

Echocardiography is an essential investigation in patients with suspected heart failure. An echocardiogram provides assessment of cardiac chamber size and structure, ventricular function...

Transthoracic echocardiography findings Implications for clinical management

Echocardiography is appropriate for use in patients with known or suspected cardiac pathology. Findings on TTE can provide valuable diagnostic and prognostic information that may impact...


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