ECHO 101 Echocardiography (7)
Lec-105, Lab-52.5
Credit, Degree Applicable
PREREQ.: ANAT 14 or BIO 106 or ANAT 25 or BIO 108; ENGL 96 or ENGL 88 or ENGL 88B or ESL 160 or placement in ENGL 1A
COREQ.: CVT 101 and CVT 110
ADVISE: Background check, drug screening, immunization records and TB testing required by the medical centers for internship attendance
Cardiac anatomy and physiology. Standard presentation of Two Dimensional (2D) Echo and M-Mode images of normal and abnormal echocardiograms. Color flow, pulse and continuous wave Doppler findings of normal and cardiac pathology identify valvular stenosis and regurgitation. Description of cardiac pathology and associated 2D findings, Doppler patterns, and related calculations for determining severity.
Students must submit an application and be accepted into the CVT/ECHO Program prior to registration. Required background check and drug screening. Required current immunization records an TB testing.
Offered in alternate Fall semesters

After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

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