An intensive 'up to date' course for the intermediate level sonographer who wishes to expand and consolidate their knowledge
This course is aimed at those who have a working knowledge of echocardiography who wish to consolidate their knowledge and understanding of clinical echocardiography. It is particularly suited to be part of the preparation for the BSE accreditation examination in transthoracic echocardiography.
There is a wide ranging syllabus including the quantification of valvular disease, assessment of systolic and diastolic LV systolic function, stress echocardiography and congenital heart disease. This is complemented by an overview of emerging echocardiography techniques including tissue Doppler Imaging and speckle tracking.