Right Ventricular Function 2: Echocardiographic Assessment
The purpose of this Right Ventricle series is to assist the reader in measuring both volumetric and pressure-based metrics of right ventricular performance, as well as quantifying relevant structural characteristics of the right ventricle (RV).
You will learn:
- Right ventricular function
- Hypertrophy and RV size
- IVC and hepatic vein flow and pulmonary embolism=
Author(s): Robert H Thiele, MD
Estimated time to complete: 30 minutes
Credit hours: .5
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.