Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2012 Role of live/real time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in the percutaneous epicardial closure of the left atrial appendage 2012
2012 An argument for reviving the disappearing skill of cardiac auscultationCleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine.  79. 2012
2011 Transesophageal echocardiographic detection of thrombus superimposed on metastatic left atrial tumor 2011
2009 Continuing medical education program in echocardiography 2009
2009 Continuing medical education program in echocardiography. 2009
2008 Continuing medical education program in Echocardiography 2008
2007 Live/real time three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiographic assessment of tricuspid valve pathology: Incremental value over the two-dimensional technique 2007
2007 Transthoracic echocardiography guided procedures in the catheterization laboratory. 2007
2006 Usefulness of live/real time three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiography in the identification of individual segment/scallop prolapse of the mitral valve 2006
2004 Infected Cardiac Myxoma 2004
2001 Real-time 3-dimensional echocardiographic evaluation of left ventricular volume: Correlation with magnetic resonance imaging - A validation studyJournal of The American Society of Echocardiography.  14:1001-1009. 2001
2000 Assessment of myocardial perfusion by power contrast imaging using a new echo contrast agent 2000
1999 Color Doppler velocity accuracy proximal to regurgitant orifices: Influence of orifice aspect ratioUltrasound in Medicine and Biology.  25:771-792. 1999
1999 Morphological evaluation of a regurgitant orifice by 3-D echocardiography: Applications in the quantification of valvular regurgitationUltrasound in Medicine and Biology.  25:209-223. 1999
1998 Analysis of the proximal orifice flowfield under pulsatile flow conditions and confining wall geometry: Implications in valvular regurgitation 1998
1998 Intrapulmonary shunting in primary pulmonary hypertension: An observation in two patients treated with epoprostenol sodiumChest.  114:334-336. 1998
1997 Usefulness of combined color Doppler/contrast in providing complete delineation of left ventricular cavityAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  80:98-101. 1997
1997 Comparison of Multiplane and Biplane Transesophageal Echocardiography in the Assessment of Aortic StenosisAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  79:436-441. 1997
1996 Accuracy of color Doppler velocity in the flow field proximal to a regurgitant orifice: Implications for color Doppler quantitation of valvular incompetenceUltrasound in Medicine and Biology.  22:605-621. 1996
1995 A numerical and experimental investigation of the flow acceleration region proximal to an orificeUltrasound in Medicine and Biology.  21:501-516. 1995
1995 Intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography in orthotopic liver transplantation in a patient with hypertrophic cardiomyopathyJournal of Clinical Anesthesia.  7:245-249. 1995
1995 Three Dimensional Reconstruction of Transesophageal Echocardiographic Longitudinal Images 1995
1995 Transesophageal color Doppler evaluation of obstructive lesions using the new "Quasar" technologyUltrasound in Medicine and Biology.  21:1021-1028. 1995
1994 Influence of longer term left ventricular assist device support on valvular regurgitationASAIO Journal.  40. 1994
1994 Intramachine and intermachine variability in transesophageal color Doppler images of pulsatile jets: In vitro studiesCirculation.  89:2141-2149. 1994
1993 Comparison of various agents in contrast enhancement of color doppler flow images: An in vitro studyUltrasound in Medicine and Biology.  19:45-57. 1993
1993 Transesophageal Echocardiographic Diagnosis of Aortopulmonary Fistula 1993
1992 Application of Echocardiographic Color Flow Doppler Mitral Regurgitation to the Diagnosis of Acute Cardiac Transplant Rejection 1992
1992 Three‐Dimensional and Four‐Dimensional Transesophageal Echocardiographic Imaging of the Heart and Aorta in Humans Using a Computed Tomographic Imaging Probe 1992
1991 Amplitude information from Doppler color flow mapping systems: A preliminary study of the power modeJournal of the American College of Cardiology.  18:997-1003. 1991
1991 Influence of various instrument settings on the flow information derived from the power modeUltrasound in Medicine and Biology.  17:49-54. 1991
1990 Color Doppler Assessment of High Flow Velocities Using a New Technology: In Vitro and Clinical Studies 1990
1989 Can two-dimensional echocardiography and Doppler color flow mapping identify the need for tricuspid valve repair?Journal of the American College of Cardiology.  14:1266-1274. 1989
1989 Doppler color flow mapping in the evaluation of prosthetic mitral and aortic valve functionJournal of the American College of Cardiology.  13:1561-1571. 1989
1989 Evaluation of Valvular Regurgitation by Color DopplerJournal of The American Society of Echocardiography.  2:56-66. 1989
1989 Mitral Valve Perforation Secondary to Infective Endocarditis: Diagnosis by Doppler Color Flow Mapping 1989
1989 Reproducibility of two-dimensional exercise echocardiographyJournal of the American College of Cardiology.  14:923-928. 1989
1989 Valvular Heart Disease and Color Doppler Echocardiography 1989
1988 Color-guided Doppler echocardiographic assessment of aortic valve stenosisJournal of the American College of Cardiology.  12:441-449. 1988
1988 Color‐Doppler Assessment of the Carotid Artery 1988

Research Overview

  • All aspects of echocardiography & other non-invasive imaging modalities
    General and pediatric cardiology
  • Education And Training

  • Tri-Service General Hospital, Internship
  • Central Clinic and Hospital Taipei, Residency
  • UAB Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Veteran General Hospital Taipei, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctorate in Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University 1978
  • Full Name

  • Pohoey Fan