1386 Practical Cardiac Ultrasound Level 2

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About the course

Suitable for those who have some echocardiography experience such as certificate candidates or holders, those who have attended the Introduction to Cardiac Ultrasound course, or those who simply want to remain up to date with imaging techniques and gain confidence performing echocardiography.  Skills taught include pulsed wave Doppler, continuous wave Doppler, and

colour flow Doppler, interspersed with theory such as how to apply the Bernoulli equation to your clinical cases. Cardiac ultrasound machines will be provided, with an experienced, approachable course tutor to guide you.

What you’ll learn:

  • Get to grips with ultrasound machines, probes and standard echocardiographic images
  • Diagnosis of congenital and acquired cardiac conditions
  • Indications for Doppler echocardiography
  • Hands-on practical sessions including 2D, M-mode and Doppler echocardiography
  • When, why and how to assess systolic function and diastolic function

Course Tutor : Emily Dutton BVM&S DVC MRCVS


Start date Location / delivery
14 Oct 2019 CPD Solutions Training Centre, Studley Book now

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