ECHO 401 Advanced Echocardiographic Studies (6)
Credit, Degree Applicable
PREREQ: ECHO 101, CVT 101, ECHO 201, CVT 102, ECHO 301, CVT 301, CVT 310
Course content introduces advanced cardiac ultrasound technologies and assessment methods including 3D Echocardiography, Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy, Ventricular Assist Devices, Transesophageal Echocardiography, Electrophysiology Studies, Strain-Strain Rate and Speckle Tracking. Emphasis on carotid ultrasound imaging, Doppler, and characteristics of carotid pathology.