What you will learn

Course description: 

 This one hour course will provide an overview of the implications of left ventricular diastolic dysfunction.



Course objectives: 

  • Review core physiological concepts of left ventricular diastolic function.
  • Review the role of echocardiography in assessing left ventricular diastolic function in patients with suspected and established heart failure with preserved and reduction ejection fraction.
  • Appreciate the relevance of pre-clinical diastolic dysfunction.
  • Review echocardiographic cases in diastolic dysfunction and introduce some novel echocardiographic parameters of diastolic function.
Course details

Course Code: 



  • English


1 Hour

Course instructor(s) : 

Philips Haines MD

Course disclaimer: 

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