Focused Cardiac Ultrasound Workshop

Hands on practical emphasis. Acoustic Windows & Image Orientation * Valvular Assessment * LV/RV Function & Filling Status * Haemodynamic Assessment & Calculations * Basic Echo in Life Support * Rapid Cardiac Echo ? Echo Features Pericardial Disease * Cardiac Tamponade * AMI * Aortic Dissection * Shock * Pulmonary Embolus * Pneumothorax ? To appreciate heart anatomy Understand acoustic windows and imaging planes used in echo Outline common pathologies associated with the heart Describe how echo is used to measure cardiac output, stoke volume, ejection fraction, aortic valve area etc. Appreciate echo as a tool to assess left and right systolic function Understand echo image orientation Understand the basic principles of Doppler haemodynamics Provide delegates with tutor assisted 'hands-on' echo practice Appreciate normal values in an echo examination Understand the limitations of the Doppler technique Understand the components of a focused echo exam.





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Date 04 Jun - 05 Jun
Time 12 AM - 12 AM
Location Rendezvous Hotel 148 The Esplanade, Scarborough, Perth