Focused Cardiac Ultrasound Workshop
Echo Acoustic Windows & Image Orientation * Valvular Assessment * LV/RV Function & Filling Status * Haemodynamic Assessment & Calculations * Basic Echo in Life Support * Rapid Cardiac Echo
?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 C.O, stoke volume, RVSP, TAPSE, EF, LVOT VTI, 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 examination. Case based image interpretation.
The Como Hotel 630 Chapel Street, South Yarra.
20 May - 21 May
12 AM - 12 AM