Masses, Pericardial and Myocardial Disease 1: General Approach

The purpose of this Masses, Pericardial, and Myocardial Disease series is to assist the reader in the assessment of intracardiac masses as well as pericardial and myocardial disease.

You will learn:

  • Left atrial and left ventricular thrombi
  • TEE and detection of LV thrombus
  • Right-sided thrombi

Author(s): Robert H Thiele, MD

Estimated time to complete: 15 minutes

Credit hours: .25

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.