DMS 452 - Cardiac Pathophysiology I

The course is designed to emphasize cardiac pathologies involving valvular disease, myocarditis, pericarditis, and prosthetic valves. The student will gain an understanding of the hemodynamic effects these pathologies place on the heart and the associated sonographic findings. They will also be able to differentiate between mechanical and bioprosthetic heart valves and understand the associated complications.

Credit hours: 2

Eligibility: Permission for DMS452
Last updated: 05/23/2022