Course Syllabus

TEE & TTE Training Course- Basic Course Syllabus

Basic Course Topics:

Basic TTE Exam
Basic TEE Exam
Image Optimization
Basic Physics Principles
Safety Considerations (Risks, Indications, Contraindications)
Normal Cardiac Anatomy & Imaging Plane Correlation
Basic Hemodynamic Assessments
Rescue Examination
Global Ventricular Systolic Function
Global Ventricular Diastolic Function
Regional Ventricular Systolic Function & Recognition of Pathology
Surface Ultrasound for Vascular Access
Pericardial and Pleural Disease Imaging
Basic Recognition of Valve Anatomy
Valve Regurgitation
Valve Stenosis
Endocarditis and Acute Valve Pathology
Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Identification of Intracardiac Masses in Non-Cardiac Surgery