The purpose of this course is to assist the reader in the use of ultrasound and  echocardiography to manage extracorporeal support systems.

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:
  • The use of TEE in extracorporeal life support
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
  • Heart failure and assist devices

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: 15 minutes
Credit/contact hours: .25
Expiration date: October 1, 2021
Publication date: October 1, 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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