DMS 450 - Echocardiography I

The course is designed to emphasize fundamental principles of diagnostic cardiac sonography. The student will learn basic cardiovascular anatomy and physiology along with the general protocol for transthoracic echocardiograms. Components of the cardiac cycle will be defined along with understanding the different modes of echocardiography, to include M-mode, 2-dimensional echocardiography, color flow Doppler, and spectral Doppler.

Credit hours: 2

Eligibility: Permission for DMS450
Last updated: 05/23/2022