Jan 17, 2022  
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ECHO - 241 Echocardiographic Evaluation of Pathology II 2


This course is a continuation of the adult echocardiographic exam to prepare the student for success in the clinical setting with pathologic conditions.  This course contains lectures and interactive learning activities relative to cardiac pathologies. Topics include cardiovascular pathophysiology, quantitative measurements, and the application of 2-D, M-Mode, and Doppler. Recognition of the sonographic appearances of cardiovascular disease is stressed. The student will utilize critical thinking skills to correlate patient history, clinical information, echocardiographic findings, and related imaging results to formulate a differential diagnosis and complete a technical report. Related technical procedures and relevant cardiac surgeries are explored.

Pre-requisite(s):
Acceptance in the Cardiac Sonography Program; DMSU 230  ECHO 200  ECHO 210  ECHO 211  ECHO 220  ECHO 240  ECHO 221  
Co-Requisite(s):
ECHO 250 , ECHO 251 . Students must pass this course to continue in the Cardiac Sonography program with a grade C or better.



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