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DUTEC 190 Pediatric Echocardiography • 3 Cr.


This course continues the basic echocardiography started in DUTEC 125. Students focus Doppler measurements and calculations, M-mode and two-dimensional imaging in conjunction with the targeted obstetric exam and fetal interventions with congenital heart disease. Prerequisite: Acceptance into program or permission of program chair.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Describe and explain cardiovascular physiology as appropriate to the patient or fetus with congenital heart disease.
  • Discuss and describe cardiac pathology, pathophysiology, and hemodynamics in different types of cardiac disease as appropriate in the fetus or patient with congenital heart disease
  • Compare and contrast the indications, utility, limitations and technical procedures for related echocardiographic studies such as targeted obstetric exam and fetal interventions for congenital heart disease.
  • Analyze the pediatric echocardiographic images and flow data using quantitation principles.



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Bellevue College
3000 Landerholm Circle SE Bellevue, WA 98007-6484 U.S.A.
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