Journal of The Indian Academy of Echocardiography & Cardiovascular Imaging

CONTEMPORARY TOPIC
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 193--195

Echocardiography Imaging as a Fast-track Tool to Identify High-risk Population in COVID-19 Pandemic Era


Keyur Vora 
 Kiran Multisuperspecialty Hospital and Research Centre, Surat, Gujarat, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Keyur Vora
Kiran Multisuperspecialty Hospital and Research Center, Surat - 395 009, Gujarat
India

Degenerative valvular changes are not uncommon findings in echocardiography studies of elderly population. Clinical significance becomes very important during noncardiac morbidities. Our case report identifies the importance of studying valvular changes in elderly population resulting in secondary pulmonary hypertension, in order to categorize them for appropriate preventive measures, to prevent escalation of low risk comorbid conditions to life-threatening clinical outcomes during ongoing coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic.


How to cite this article:
Vora K. Echocardiography Imaging as a Fast-track Tool to Identify High-risk Population in COVID-19 Pandemic Era.J Indian Acad Echocardiogr Cardiovasc Imaging 2020;4:193-195


How to cite this URL:
Vora K. Echocardiography Imaging as a Fast-track Tool to Identify High-risk Population in COVID-19 Pandemic Era. J Indian Acad Echocardiogr Cardiovasc Imaging [serial online] 2020 [cited 2020 Nov 29 ];4:193-195
Available from: https://www.jiaecho.org/article.asp?issn=2543-1463;year=2020;volume=4;issue=2;spage=193;epage=195;aulast=Vora;type=0