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    1 - Making Sense of Echocardiography: Essential Principles

    This module is an overview of the essential principles of echocardiography. The history of echocardiography is discussed. Other topics include cardiac anatomy and physiology, physics and instrumentation, Doppler physics and service provision. This module is the first of six modules that complete...

    • eLearning

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    2 - Making Sense of Echocardiography: Cardiac Imaging Techniques

    This module is an overview of cardiac techniques. Transthoracic echo, transoesophageal echo, and stress echo are discussed. Also included are advanced echo techniques and alternative cardiac imaging techniques. This module is the second of six that complete the book Making Sense of...

    • eLearning

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    3 - Making Sense of Echocardiography: Clinical Cases: Part One

    This module covers the left heart and its function. Coronary artery disease and regional left ventricular function are also discussed. This module is the third of six modules that complete the book Making Sense of Echocardiography by Andrew Houghton.

    • eLearning

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    4 - Making Sense of Echocardiography: Clinical Cases: Part Two

    This module covers the aortic valve, which includes aortic stenosis, aortic regurgitation, mitral stenosis and mitral regurgitation. The right heart is discussed including the right atrium, tricuspid valve, right ventricle, and pulmonary valve as well as pulmonary hypertension. This module is...

    • eLearning

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    5 - Making Sense of Echocardiography: Clinical Cases: Part Three

    This is Module 5 of a complete 6 module course on Making Sense of Echocardiography. The printed companion text for this course is Making Sense of Echocardiography by Andrew R. Houghton. It is available from Hodder Arnold Publishing at www.hodderarnold...

    • eLearning

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    6 - Making Sense of Echocardiography: Clinical Cases: Part Four

    This is Module 6 of a complete 6 module course on Making Sense of Echocardiography. The printed companion text for this course is Making Sense of Echocardiography by Andrew R. Houghton. It is available from Hodder Arnold Publishing at www.hodderarnold...

    • eLearning

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    Critical Care Lung Ultrasound

    POC114

    This course reviews the use of ultrasound to identify lung and pleural space abnormalities including pleural effusion, pneumothorax, atelectasis, and lung consolidation. Learners will also review the clinical criteria and process for ultrasound guided chest tube insertion and the BLUE protocol (...

    • Peer-to-Peer Workshop

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    Focused Cardiac Ultrasound

    POC100

    This course reviews the technical and cognitive skills required to perform a focused cardiac ultrasound exam. Attendees will review basic ultrasound technique, image optimization controls, and the optimal acoustic windows for a focused echocardiogram. Topics will include normal cardiac...

    • Instructor-led

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    Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Vascular Access

    POC116

    This course will review the anatomy and sonographic appearance of the upper extremity peripheral veins often used for vascular access. Attendees will review the steps in performing ultrasound guided vascular access for intravenous (IV) cannulation. Using vascular access phantoms, attendees will...

    • Instructor-led