CVT 410 Clinical Experience in Advanced Cardiac Ultrasound (13)
Credit, Degree Applicable
Provide students with advanced experience in performing echocardiograms on adults in the clinical setting under the guidance of departmental preceptors. Emphasis is on the completion of diagnostic quality cardiac ultrasound exam with application of measurements, Doppler interrogation, and interpretation of results.
Offered in alternate Spring semesters
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Apply advanced measurements and formulas to obtain accurate and complete 2D, M-Mode and Doppler studies.
- Outcome 2: Summarize interpretation of cardiac ultrasound examination and enter preliminary report into the departmental Patient Archiving Computer
- Outcome 3: Collaborate with clinical staff in a professional manner to provide accurate cardiac exams and documentation