Echocardiography Diagnostics & Clinical Cardiology

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Echocardiography Diagnostics & Clinical Cardiology

October 19 @ 8:00 am - October 21 @ 4:00 pm

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One event on May 18, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on October 19, 2018 at 8:00am

CE: 22 Hours – Lecture and hands – on scanning

Course Objectives:

  • A review of clinical cardiology with emphasis on; the indications and interpretation of the physical examination, ECGs and thoracic radiographs and the diagnosis, staging and treatment of common acquired heart disease in the dog and cat
  • Review of the common echocardiographic 2D imaging planes, M-modes and measurements (2D and M-mode)
  • Echocardiographic image optimization (knobology)
  • Two dimensional and M-mode echocardiographic features of common acquired cardiac diseases in the dog and cat
  • Hands on cardiac scanning instruction:
    • Right sided imaging planes
    • M-mode images
    • Objective measurement of 2D and M-mode images
    • An introduction to left sided imaging planes
  • Case studies will be utilized to strengthen and consolidate the information presented in this course, gain experience with echocardiographic report generation and to facilitate related treatment discussions.
  • Taught by June Boon, BA, MS and Matthew W. Miller, DVM, MS, DACVIM Cardiology

Who should attend?
This course is for veterinarians and technicians who have attended the, Basic Echocardiography: Echo Made Easy course or have had equivalent clinical experience
Note: this course is strongly recommended as a pre-requisite for Advanced Echocardiography and Doppler in Acquired Heart Disease: Part 1, Advanced Doppler Part 2 and  Congenital Heart Disease: Part 3

Course Fee
$2,925 Standard Pricing
$2,460 Sound Loyalty Pricing

Details

Start:
October 19 @ 8:00 am
End:
October 21 @ 4:00 pm
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