Echo Exam 1: Guiding Principles
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Credit/contact hours: .25
Estimated time to complete: 15 minutes
Publication Date: February 6, 2019
Expiration date: February 6, 2025
Reviewed: February 6, 2022
The purpose of this series covering performing an Echocardiographic Exam is to assist the reader through the performance of both a basic and advanced transesophageal echocardiography examination as well as basic transthoracic echocardiography.
You Will Learn
- Guiding principles, including TEE and TTE probe manipulation, describing the pathology and defining the physiology of the patient
- Presentation, and pre- and intra-operative considerations