Valve Disease Resources

Valve Disease Resources

ASE is pleased to provide these educational resources on valve disease. According to the CDC, about 2.5% of the U.S. population has valve disease, but it is more common in older adults. Echocardiography has become the key tool for the diagnosis and evaluation of valve disease.



EchoGuideTM provides access to over 50 calculators, algorithms, and charts based on key ASE guidelines for use by healthcare professionals providing cardiac care.


Articles published on Valve Disease in the Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography (JASE).


Cases on Valve Disease published in CASE, ASE’s online case reports journal.

Lecture Series

Best of ASE Volume 6: Echocardiographic Imaging of Native and Prosthetic Valves, 2nd Edition

This “Best of” Valvular Heart Disease lecture series includes descriptions of the role of echocardiography in diagnosing regurgitant and stenotic valve disease as well as the role of echocardiography in planning and guiding interventional treatments for valve disease.

2nd Edition Best of ASE, Volume 6: Echocardiographic Imaging of Native and Prosthetic Valves

This “Best of” Valve lecture series includes a comprehensive overview of the latest in diagnostic evaluation and quantification of regurgitant and stenotic lesions as well as detailed discussions on the role of echocardiography in today’s surgical and catheter-based interventions.

Echo Magazine

What’s Important to Keep in Mind When Valves Go Narrowed and Leaky?

This Echo magazine article discusses insights from the ASE Recommendations for Rheumatic Heart Disease.