The purpose of this Congenital Heart Disease in Adults series is to assist the learner in the echocardiographic assessment and management of adult patients with a history of congenital heart disease, many of whom were previously operated on and re­‐present for surgical intervention in early adulthood (e.g., pulmonary valve replacement after Tetralogy of Fallot repair).

Please note this course includes a Reference section. For accurate completion status, you MUST review the reference section.

Course Details

In this course, you will learn:
  • Complex cardiac defects including complete atrioventricular septal defect (AVSD), Tetralogy of Fallot, truncus arteriosus, single ventricle lesions, transposition of the great arteries, Ebstein Anomaly, congenital stenotic lesions, and shunts

Method and medium:

Learners participate in the interactive learning modules by correctly answering multiple choice questions dispersed throughout. Learners will be prompted to try again if a question is answered incorrectly.

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Estimated time to Complete: 30 minutes
Credit/contact hours: .5
Expiration date: October 1, 2021
Publication date: October 2, 2018

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Course Author

Robert H Thiele, MD

Board certified in anesthesiology, critical care, and advanced perioperative transesophageal echocardiography.
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