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DUTEC 150 Basic Echocardiography • 4 Cr.

Description:

Covers basic ultrasound scanning techniques of the heart. Students focus on anatomy, physiology, pathology, and echocardiographic pattern recognition. Prerequisite: Acceptance into program or permission of program chair.

Details:

Prerequisite: Acceptance into the program or permission of program chair. Fee: $13.50 lab.

Outcomes:

After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Understand normal cardiac anatomy, conduction and physiology.
  • Understand basic cardiac embryology.
  • Understand normal 12-lead ECG findings and acquisition.
  • Become familiar with other diagnostic methods (Cath Lab, Nuc. Med, C.T., X-ray..).
  • Understand basic modalities of transthoracic echocardiography (2D, M-mode, PW, CW, Color flow).
  • Understand and measure standard normal echo findings.
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Bellevue College
3000 Landerholm Circle SE Bellevue, WA 98007-6484 U.S.A.
Work: (425) 564-1000