Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2012 Role of live/real time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in the percutaneous epicardial closure of the left atrial appendageEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  29:1256-1260. 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 tumorEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  28:591-592. 2011
2009 Continuing medical education program in echocardiographyEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  26:232. 2009
2009 Continuing medical education program in echocardiography.Echocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  26:766. 2009
2008 Continuing medical education program in EchocardiographyEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  25:802. 2008
2007 Live/real time three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiographic assessment of tricuspid valve pathology: Incremental value over the two-dimensional techniqueEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  24:541-552. 2007
2007 Transthoracic echocardiography guided procedures in the catheterization laboratory.Echocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  24:1000-1007. 2007
2006 Usefulness of live/real time three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiography in the identification of individual segment/scallop prolapse of the mitral valveEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  23:513-518. 2006
2004 Infected Cardiac MyxomaEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  21:65-67. 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 agentEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  17:457-461. 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 regurgitationEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  15:219-232. 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 ImagesEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  12:367-375. 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 FistulaEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  10:85-90. 1993
1992 Application of Echocardiographic Color Flow Doppler Mitral Regurgitation to the Diagnosis of Acute Cardiac Transplant RejectionEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  9:169-174. 1992
1992 Three‐Dimensional and Four‐Dimensional Transesophageal Echocardiographic Imaging of the Heart and Aorta in Humans Using a Computed Tomographic Imaging ProbeEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  9:677-687. 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 StudiesEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  7:763-769. 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 MappingEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  6:527-531. 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 EchocardiographyEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  6:213-227. 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 ArteryEchocardiography: a journal of cardiovascular ultrasound and allied techniques.  5:439-455. 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